Salvatore DiTusa, MBA

Wealth Advisor, Elgin

Professional Experience

Sal joined Mueller Financial Services, Inc. as a Wealth Advisor in April of 2019, and brings 12 years of experience in the financial services industry.  Prior to joining the firm, he worked on a Barron’s Top 100 advisory team, where he helped manage $1.7 billion in private client assets with a focus on high net worth individuals. Prior to that, Sal spent five years at Goldman Sachs, where he helped financial intermediaries create fully optimized portfolios for wealthy individuals and institutional clients.  While at Goldman, Sal also helped lead a distribution effort that resulted in over $1 billion raised for hedge funds, private equity funds and other pooled investment vehicles.  Sal has also worked in advisory and investments consulting for such firms as Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley.  His areas of focus are investment management, investment strategies, wealth management and retirement planning. Sal has deep experience working with large multinational investment banking and financial services companies. Key competencies include:

  • Portfolio review and analysis
  • Asset allocation recommendations
  • Emphasis on Trust and Estate Planning
  • Experience with health, life, property, and casualty insurance lines

As of July 2019, he is currently working towards the CFP designation.

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., Business Marketing, Northern Illinois University
  • MBA, Investment Management, DePaul University-Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business
  • Series 7 Registration, Held through LPL Financial
  • Series 66 Registration, Held through both IHT Wealth Management and LPL Financial

Professional and Civic Organizations

  • Associates for Corporate Growth (ACG), Member
  • Chicago NextGen Leadership Committee, Member
  • Northern Illinois University Alumni Coaching Program, Member