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Hi, I'm Shaun.

In 2010, my firm was expanding fast. As Director of Operations, I had a problem: For every challenge I could solve from experience, there were three new ones I couldn't. I needed help.

I searched all over the industry for answers. The main thing I learned was that I wasn’t the only RIA operations leader who felt isolated, untrained, and unsure.

When you join HIFON, you join a community of world-class peers who truly understand the challenges you face and respect the work you do. Our members collaborate so you can do your job better, with less effort, and advance your firm.

The support, advice, and best practices you'll enjoy as a member of our community will propel your career -- and our profession -- to new heights.

Welcome. Take a look around and feel free to reach out to me directly if you have any questions.

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"Joining HIFON was the pivoting point in my career here at CapSouth and has not only changed my trajectory, but also that of our entire organization due to all that I’ve gained and shared with our leadership."

Vice President of Finance & Operations, CapSouth Wealth Management

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"This is the first and only group of its kind in the RIA industry. The tips, best practices, and shared materials I’ve received from this amazing group of professionals has saved me hours of recreating the wheel, and I know that I’m using the best language and processes in the industry."

Partner & Chief Operating Officer
Del Monte Group, LLC.
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"HIFON is an invaluable forum to share ideas, seek advice and get recommendations for all operational aspects of running and growing an RIA firm -- from people who fully understand the context of what we are trying to accomplish."

Vibhaw K. Arya
Chief Operating Officer
Shufro Rose & Co., LLC

“Being a member of HIFON has proven to be an invaluable resource for both myself and my firm. It is comprised of a unique group of operational professionals who share and exchange ideas, best practices and resources that I have found to be a great benefit of my membership.”

Director of Operations
Quadrant Capital Management, LLC