Joshua A. Rudd
President / Principal Wealth Advisor
Joshua A. Rudd, President and Principal Wealth Advisor, started in the financial services industry in 1999. He began his professional career in investments as a securities trader with the Associates First Capital Corporation in Las Colinas, Texas where he was responsible for negotiating and executing trades in short-term money market securities. He then joined a Fort Worth based consumer finance company as a Financial Analyst in their corporate treasury department where he specialized in securitization and liquidity analysis. Prior to founding The Rudd Company, LLC, he spent 7 years as a Financial Advisor with a large international investment firm, where he advised individual families in investment management and assisted small to medium size businesses in retirement plan selection and management. He served in a mentor and training leadership role and received numerous leadership awards.
The Rudd Company, LLC was founded in 2009 based on the principle of providing high quality investment management and financial consulting that is customized for each family. Mr. Rudd is the architect of the firm’s client experience and investment management strategies. He graduated magna cum laude with a degree in finance from The University of Texas at Arlington and earned his MBA from The McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin. He also earned the Accredited Asset Management Specialist certification from the College of Financial Planning in 2005. Mr. Rudd is also an adjunct professor of finance at The Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University. In his free time, Josh enjoys sports activities with family and traveling.