Riechel brings 30 years of experience to the company and was most recently the managing director of fixed income at Covington Capital Management in Los Angeles. She also was managing director at Columbia Management and at US Trust Company.
In her new capacity, she will be responsible for managing the firm's bond portfolios and fixed income strategies for both taxable and non-taxable clients. She will be focusing on municipal bond portfolios for high net worth clients, specifically on sector analysis, security selection, and credit risk analysis.
First Foundation is a 20-year-old financial institution that provides investment management, wealth planning, consulting, trust, and banking services.