Christopher T. Odem, CIMA is founding partner of The Helios Group at Oppenheimer & Co. He entered in the financial industry in 1994 to focus exclusively on working with the Oppenheimer Consulting Group in New York. Odem has been a participant in Oppenheimer's Wealth Management Roundtable since 1999 and is an original member of the National Advisory Council. Odem attended the University of Southern California and graduated with a B.A. in Economics from Seattle Pacific University. In May of 1998, he received his Certified Investment Management Analyst designation through the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Odem has focused his expertise on providing wealth management services to the clients of a select group of West Coast tax, legal, and estate advisory firms. He and The Helios Group have a practice that consults to wealthy families, high net-worth individuals, and their related entities. As a result of his work in the Investment Consulting field, he has spoken at numerous conferences for financial executives and been called upon to act as an expert witness.
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