Our Founders

Cresset Wealth Advisors was built by clients for clients

Co-Founders and Co-Chairmen, Eric Becker and Avy Stein have a long history of starting, managing, backing, and nurturing companies in multiple sectors.

  • Combined have started, nurtured, backed over 150 businesses and raised funds totaling over $8B
  • Researched and reinvented private wealth management for their families and others
  • Created Cresset Wealth Advisors—a client first, fully transparent & aligned investment model
  • Developed new long-term approach for direct PE and real estate investments with transparency, conservative capital structures and dividends