Sequoia Financial Group, LLC (Sequoia), an independent financial services firm based in Akron, Ohio, is pleased to announce their newest hire, Chris Creahan.

Chris Creahan, former Vice President for Huntington Private Bank has joined Sequoia as a Managing Director. He will manage the activities of Sequoia’s entire Asset Management Team while taking on the responsibility of communication and alignment with the firm’s client base, advisor base and the Asset Management Team on investment strategy. This role will allow Chris to work alongside Sequoia’s advisors and clients to help develop a cohesive investment philosophy. Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Allegheny College and an MBA from University of Pittsburgh.

Sequoia is selective in their hiring, bringing on grounded, responsive, proactive, and energetic professionals who will continue the tradition of treating clients like family. Chris’s dedication and commitment to client success combined with his deep experience in the financial industry make him a valuable asset to the team.

“We have always strived to attract the best talent for our clients,” states Tom Haught, President of Sequoia Financial Group, “We are excited to welcome Chris to our team and are confident his industry knowledge and experience will be beneficial for our clients.”