Chief Executive Officer, Cetera Financial Group
Robert Moore was appointed chief executive officer of Cetera Financial Group in September 2016. As CEO, Mr. Moore has overall executive responsibility for Cetera Financial Group, which includes: Cetera Advisors, Cetera Advisor Networks, Cetera Financial Institutions, and Cetera Financial Specialists along with First Allied Securities, Summit Brokerage Services, and Girard Securities. He also continues to serve as a member of Cetera’s board of directors.
Mr. Moore was formerly the chief executive officer of Legal & General Investment Management America (LGIMA). Prior to joining LGIMA, Mr. Moore served as president of LPL Financial with oversight of the company’s primary client-facing functions, client service and operations teams. Prior to becoming president of LPL, he served as CFO.
Before joining LPL Financial, Mr. Moore served as chief executive officer at ABN AMRO North America and La Salle Bank Corporation. He has also held a number of finance management positions, as well as key investment and portfolio management roles earlier in his career.
He currently serves on the Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) Executive Committee, Advisory Board for the Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (SIFMA), as well as a board member for Invest in Others, the Chicago Shakespeare Theater, and Chicago History Museum. He is a former member of the board of the Financial Services Institute, the development board for The University of Texas, Austin and has also served on the LIGMA board since 2008. Mr. Moore currently holds Series 7, 24, 27, 99 securities registrations and is a Charted Financial Analyst (CFA).