Sequoia Financial Group, LLC (Sequoia), an independent financial services firm based in Akron, Ohio, welcomes their newest hire, John Marchand, CFP®.

John, former Vice President and Investment Officer for Wells Fargo Advisors, has joined Sequoia as a Director in the firm’s Private Client Services (PCS) group. This role will allow him to serve as a lead advisor in the firm’s Akron, OH location and continue to provide investment advisory and wealth management services to business owners, physicians, executives and retirees.

John is a Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner (CFP®) and holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing management from the University of Akron. Having spent the last fifteen years with Wells Fargo Advisors, John’s experience in the financial industry combined with his commitment to his clients make him a valuable addition to the Sequoia team.

“We continue to believe the key to providing exceptional client service is attracting top talent while maintaining a culture that allows those talented professionals to collaborate effectively to meet our clients' goals,” Tom Haught, President of Sequoia, commented. “John is a key addition to our commitment to client success within the Private Client Services group.”