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    Gary Ghigliotti, ChFC

    Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

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    With over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry, Gary Ghigliotti guides a team created to assist select clients who have substantial net worth. This exclusive service, encompasses a complete program: setting goals, analyzing your financial picture, recommending improvements and implementing plans designed to grow, protect and pass on your wealth. Gary enjoys working with business owners and corporate executives on their pre and post sale planning as well as succession and estate tax planning strategies.

    Gary served as a Captain in the US Air Force and is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with degrees in Finance and Economics. He also attended the Wharton School Account Executive Program at the University of Pennsylvania. He is also accredited with The American College as a Certified Financial Consultant and he has also earned the Senior Portfolio Manager title under the Portfolio Management Program. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, golfing and flying.

    • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in April based on information from a 12 month period ending June of the prior year.
    • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2023, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.

    • University of Notre Dame, Finance and Economics
    • Wharton School Account Executive Program at the University of Pennsylvania
    • Chartered Financial Consultant
    • Senior Portfolio Manager
    • Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist℠
    40 Congress Street
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    gary.ghigliotti@ubs.com
    Gary Ghigliotti, ChFC
    40 Congress Street,Portsmouth,NH,03801
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    Julia Thompson

    Financial Advisor

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    Julia Ghigliotti Thompson is a second generation financial advisor specializing in succession planning as well as working with women investors and small business owners. Julia earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from the Peter T. Paul College of Business & Economics at the University of New Hampshire.

    In addition to providing financial advice and planning to her clients at UBS, Julia is actively involved in the local community and serves on the Board of Directors and various committees for the Portsmouth Rotary Club. She enjoys skiing, reading, and traveling. She and her husband, Dan live in Southern Maine with their son and Goldendoodle. 

    • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2023, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.

    • Peter T. Paul College of Business & Economics at the University of New Hampshire, Business Administration
      40 Congress Street
      Portsmouth, NH 03801
      julia.ghigliotti@ubs.com
      Julia Thompson
      40 Congress Street,Portsmouth,NH,03801
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      Daniel Thompson

      Financial Advisor

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      Daniel Thompson joined the Ghigliotti Wealth Management Group in the fall of 2020. Dan’s financial services career began at Prime Buchholz & Associates as an analyst where he worked with university endowments and foundations. Dan then transitioned to Ameriprise Financial Services where he worked for four years as an advisor. Dan specializes in comprehensive financial planning and working with business owners in transition. Dan also has experience in developing strategies for multi-generational wealth transfer and managing corporate retirement plans.

      Dan graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in finance from the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire. In his spare time, he enjoys giving back to his community through his volunteer work at Gather and Crossroads House. Dan enjoys golfing, skiing, and fishing. He and his wife, Julia live in Southern Maine with their son and Goldendoodle. 

      • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2023The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.

      • Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire, Finance, Magna Cum Laude
      • Certified Exit Planning Advisor
      40 Congress Street
      Portsmouth, NH 03801
      daniel.thompson@ubs.com
      Daniel Thompson
      40 Congress Street,Portsmouth,NH,03801
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      Christine Brigham

      Senior Client Associate

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      Christine Brigham shows a commitment to excellence and drive to succeed that is clearly demonstrated in her work ethic. She believes that putting client's interests first is the key to the long-term success of the Ghigliotti Wealth Management Group. Christine's previous experience includes fourteen years at Morgan Stanley and six years with Smith Barney. She graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a major in psychology and a minor in mathematics. Christine is married with a son and daughter and is an avid supporter of her children's youth athletic programs.

        • University of New Hampshire, Psychology
          40 Congress Street
          Portsmouth, NH 03801
          christine.brigham@ubs.com
          Christine Brigham
          40 Congress Street,Portsmouth,NH,03801

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