Conn. RIA Appoints Chief Operating Officer

Jeff Fuhrman was named chief operating officer and chief financial officer of LLBH Private Wealth Management LLC, an independent wealth management firm.

Fuhrman will join the management committee of LLBH and will be responsible for the human capital, financial management, operations, technology and marketing efforts of the firm.

Fuhrman has more than 20 years of experience in key operating and financial roles. Most recently, Fuhrman spent nearly a decade as president and chief operating officer of IMG Artists, a talent management, event production and consulting business, where he directed a turnaround of the global entertainment business following its acquisition from the sports and media giant IMG. Previously, Fuhrman was president and CFO of Gemini Voice Solutions, an emerging telecommunications firm, and earlier in his career, was an investment banker with Salomon Smith Barney.

LLBH Private Wealth Management, in Westport, Connecticut, has more than $1.2 billion in client assets.