Chief Executive Officer
Nash was born and raised in Bosnia. Having endured hardship during his youth, Nash understands what it takes to be committed and work hard to succeed. When he was 13 years old, he and his family moved to neighboring Serbia due to civil war in his native country. Growing up, Nash was passionate about sports and his strong skills as a basketball player opened the door to obtain a college scholarship in the U.S. Nash moved to United States at the young age of 19 to pursue basketball and education with not much else but hopes, dreams, and the drive to succeed. Even though he had not spoken English prior to coming to United States, he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance in just 5 years.
During his senior year in College, Nash knew he wanted to become an entrepreneur, and to make an impact in people lives. He discovered his passion in helping individuals and businesses, after seeing how families and business owners were affected by poor financial decisions and needs based traditional planning approach.
Nash started as an adviser at John Hancock where he began his career in the financial field and quickly moved into a leadership position. In September of 2007, he founded Wealth Strategy Partners, and grew the company along with his leadership team from 3 to 50 Financial Representatives in less than 5 years. In September of 2012, the opportunity arose to expand the territory to California and Nevada where he established WestPac Wealth Partners.
By the end of 2013, the company had 6 locations and over 100 financial representatives with offices in Honolulu, San Diego, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orange County, Carlsbad, and making the firm one of the fastest growing financial firms in the United States.
As a Chief Executive Officer of WestPac Wealth Partners and Affiliates, Nash oversees the strategic direction of the firm, talent acquisition, and works with high net worth clients. Nash is a Registered Principal and has series 7, 65, 63, 24, and Life and Health licenses.
Besides basketball, Nash loves to play tennis, chess, travel and spend time with his family; wife Marija and beautiful children Bianka and Alek.
Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities LLC (PAS), General Agent of Guardian L CA Insurance License #0E57168