Nadia Allaudin is a Resident Director, Senior Vice President - Investments, and Wealth Management Advisor with Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management in Century City, CA. In these roles, she manages the assets and liabilities of business owners and professionals, working closely with CPAs and attorneys to ensure her clients wealth maximization. With 12 years of experience, Nadia oversees the investment management of approximately 75 clients with total assets and liabilities of $120 million. In addition, she also manages 100 Financial Advisors and staff in the Century City office and drives Merrill Lynchs diversity initiatives in the greater Los Angeles area. Nadia has extensive experience in financial strategies, liability management, education planning, and retirement services.In 2010, Nadia organized the fifth annual Women, Wealth and Wisdom Conference, bringing more than 300 female financial advisors and clients together to build relationships and hear nationally recognized speakers discuss such topics as best business and work\/life practices. Nadia was recently awarded the prestigious Bank of America Diversity & Inclusion Recognition award as she expanded the conference into three additional markets after receiving vastly positive responses from attendees. Nadia is also teaching a Women, Wealth and Wisdom course at UCLAs extension program for working professionals looking for guidance on work\/life balance and career advice.A native of Los Angeles, Nadia serves on various economic planning boards within the business community, focusing on the financial needs of families. She is also involved in local high school and college programs developing future financial professionals such as UN Global Classrooms, Principal for a Day, Project Grad and the Career Advantage Program at the University of Southern California.Given her distinguished expertise, local media organizations frequently rely on Nadias financial advice and insight. She has provided expert comments on timely topics including asset allocation, market volatility and retirement planning, among other issues that matter to investors.In addition to her work, Nadia enjoys scuba diving and yoga. As a certified diver, she travels once a year to diving destinations around the world such as French Polynesia, Dubai and the Cayman Islands. Nadia recently completed her yoga teacher training program at Yogaworks and is now a certified yoga instructor.Nadia earned her Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration with a dual emphasis in Finance and Business Communication from Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.
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