Robert E. Mulholland is the managing director and head of the Wealth Management Advisor Group for UBS Financial Services Inc. Robert was appointed in 2009 by Bob McCann and is a member of the executive committee. He joined UBS with 30 years of financial services experience, mainly at Merrill Lynch where he was most recently head of brokerage. In 1979, Robert joined Merrill Lynch as a financial advisor and steadily moved up, becoming senior vice president and co-head of Americas Region and Global Private Client from 2003 to 2005.
Robert was a member of the executive committee of Merrill Lynch Global Private Client from 2001 to 2005 and a member of the operating committee of Merrill Lynch and Co. from 2002 to 2005. From 2005 to 2009, he was chairman and president of Sound Securities.
A third-generation Irish American with roots in Co. Mayo on his father’s side, Robert graduated from Lehigh University with a BS in management and marketing and graduated from the advanced management program at Harvard. He and wife, Carol, have two children, Brian and Susie.