Valerie Rowland

Valerie Rowland Gesualdi is Program Manager at UBS Financial Services Inc.  She is currently leading an effort to create a new Wealth Management Advisory platform.  Previously she was the Chief Administrative Officer for the Wealth Management Advisory Group (WMAG) where she led the operations, service and risk for the extensive domestic branch office network with a team of over 4000. In her almost 30 year tenure with the Firm, Valerie has held various positions in product management, banking products development, process reengineering, strategy development and execution. She has also led teams working on numerous integrations of retail brokerage acquisitions, combining both the operations and the culture of distinct organizations. Valerie is a founding steering committee member of the WMAG All Bar None, women’s network. She co-chaired the Regional Chief Operating Officer’s Diversity Council in 2009. She was recognized in 2006 by the YWCA of New York Academy of Women’s Leaders. Valerie holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Hofstra University and a Master of Business Administration from New York University’s Stern School of Business.