Kyrstin Ritsema, IACCP®
Kyrstin joined Executive Wealth Management in November of 2015 after over 10 years with her previous firm, UBS Financial Services. As EWM’s dedicated full-time, Chief Compliance Officer, she is responsible for ensuring that EWM, its affiliates, and all associated persons are complying with regulatory requirements as well as internal policies and procedures. A graduate of Michigan State University, Kyrstin joined UBS in 2005 and proceeded to obtain several industry licenses including the Series 7 General Securities Representative Exam, Series 66 Uniform Combined State Law Exam, Series 9 General Securities Sales Supervisor – Options Module Exam and her Series 10 General Sales Supervisor – General Module Exams. In 2016 Kyrstin completed accreditation to obtain her Investment Advisor Certified Compliance Professional , or IACCP, designation. Accepting the Chief Compliance Officer role in March of 2016, Kyrstin relies on her industry experience, ongoing continuing education and respected outside consultants to ensure EWM is not only meeting, but exceeding regulatory and internal compliance expectations.
When not perusing the Securities and Exchange Commission website, Kyrstin enjoys her short commute to her Brighton home to spend time with her husband, Nick and their two children. With any time left after family activities and sports, Kyrstin pursues her lifetime passion of equestrian sports in the Hunter/Jumper world. As a previous captain of the Michigan State University Equestrian team (2002), Kyrstin continues to support that organization as well as supporting and promoting events for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.