ST. LOUIS, July 14, 2021 – Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced that three financial advisors have joined the firm’s broker-dealer subsidiary, Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, in Newport Beach, California.
Joining Stifel are Kevin Rutten and Mike Bas, who were previously with Wells Fargo Advisors, where they were responsible for $280 million and $135 million in client assets, respectively.
Also joining the Newport Beach office is Michelle Scarcelli, who was previously with Merrill Lynch, where she was responsible for $150 million in client assets.
“We are very pleased to welcome Kevin, Mike, and Michelle to our growing Stifel family,” said Tim Metcalf, Managing Director, Orange County. “All three advisors strive to provide their clients with a high-quality wealth planning experience that simplifies the complexities of their financial lives, and they each have concluded Stifel offers the perfect environment to address this goal.”