HighTower Expands New York Footprint

Mark Kravietz, principal of MK Wealth Management in Melville, New York, is joining the HighTower network of advisers.

Kravietz comes to HighTower as partner and managing director, bringing more than 25 years of experience in financial services. He manages $300 million in assets for families, individual clients, businesses and nonprofits. His areas of expertise include asset allocation, liability and estate planning, and portfolio construction. MK Wealth Management brings special focus to educating and empowering its clients to make thoughtful financial decisions.

Before joining HighTower, Kravietz was with UBS Financial Services, where he was a member of the Global Circle of Excellence. He is a founding member of the Long Island Association for Financial Education, a member of the Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA), a founding member of the National Association of Financial Advisors and a founding Registered Player Financial Advisor to the National Football League Players Association.

Kravietz holds a bachelor’s degree in business from the State University of New York at Albany, as well as the CFP certification and CIMA designation from the Wharton School of Business.

HighTower is an adviser-owned financial services firm. MK Wealth Management is the tenth adviser team to join Hightower in the past year and the 37th team to enter into the partnership since the firm’s inception. The company is headquartered in Chicago and maintains corporate centers in New York and San Francisco and offices across the country. More information is at www.hightoweradvisors.com.