Cetera Financial Group, a network of independent retail firms, has appointed Tim Stinson as president of Cetera Advisor Networks.
Stinson replaces Tom Taylor, who will transition to his chief sales and growth officer role full time and will serve in an advisory role to Cetera Advisor Networks’ leadership team. Taylor has held multiple leadership roles at Cetera Advisor Networks over the last 25 years.
Stinson joined Cetera seven years ago from Northern Trust, most recently serving as head of wealth management. In his new role as president, he is responsible for all aspects of the Cetera Advisor Networks community, including growth, technology, sales support and operations. In addition to his overarching duties, he will lead a new executive management committee at the firm. He is a founding member of Cetera’s diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging council and is a Financial Services Institute board member.
Founded in 1983, Cetera Advisor Networks recently exceeded $1 billion in total revenue.
Cetera Financial Group is comprised of Cetera Advisors, Cetera Advisor Networks, Cetera Investment Services (marketed as Cetera Financial Institutions or Cetera Investors), Cetera Financial Specialists, and First Allied Securities. The network oversees $344 billion in assets under administration and $120 billion in assets under management, as of September 30, 2021.