Elan is a Managing Director of Investments at Wedbush Securities' Los Angeles/Pasadena office. He brings more than 19 years in financial services to the firm, where is advises clients on the best investment path for their future, with a specialization on fixed income and municipal bonds. His career as a financial advisor began in 2002 with M.L. Stern & Co., which merged into Southwest Securities in 2008, and subsequently acquired by Hilltop Securities Inc. in 2015. It was Elan’s time as a U.S. Marine stationed in Los Alamitos, that became the driving force behind his strong work ethic and code of conduct, which remains at the heart of his business philosophy to this day.