Ashok is the founder of BDS Financial Network. Since entering the financial services industry in 1985, he has committed himself to providing his clients with financial planning services and advice. Thorough and innovative, Ashok has helped several business owners, professionals, and retirees with estate planning, retirement management, and investment planning. Ashok recently retired as an Investment Advisor, but remains as President Emeritus at BDS Financial Network. Even though he will no longer be an advisor to the clients, Ashok will continue to support and mentor advisors and work as a non-registered staff member with BDS.
Ashok has earned:
- MBA from Case Western Reserve University
- Master’s Program from the College for Financial Planning with a focus on Retirement Management
FT 400: To compile the 2018 list, the Financial Times evaluated nominees on six primary areas and calculated a numeric score for each advisor. The areas of consideration were assets under management (AUM), asset growth, compliance record, experience, credentials, and accessibility. Approximately 880 qualified applications were received; 400 advisors were selected, representing 45.4 percent of applicants. Not indicative of