Experience Makes all the difference

Employing a comprehensive, yet focused, approach to your financial situation, we can provide customized investment strategies designed to help you pursue your individual needs and goals. We view this as an in-depth approach to your investment and financial life – taking into account your total asset and liability needs.

James Lynn, CIMA®, CRPS®

Director
Financial Advisor
Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®)
Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist (CRPS®)
401-455-6724
james.lynn@ubs.com
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With his clients, Jim emphasizes comprehensive Wealth Management. This includes retirement and education planning, insurance and estate issues, charitable giving, and business considerations. In addition to serving a small group of High Net Worth families, Jim serves a variety of corporations, institutions, foundations, and charities. Jim attended the University of Kansas and received a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering. He lives in Barrington, Rhode Island with his wife and two sons. Community involvement is important to Jim's family. They focus their time towards underserved youth and education.


Registered States:
AZ, CA, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, IN, KS, LA, MA, ME, MI, MO, NC, NY, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VA, WI


Richard T. Urban

Vice President - Wealth Management
Financial Advisor
401-455-6726
richard.urban@ubs.com
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With more than 36 years of investment and wealth management experience, Rick concentrates on helping his clients attain their long term financial goals, whether it be overall wealth building or specific objectives such as retirement or education funding. This entails developing an individualized strategy for each client, implementing a deliberate program, and monitoring the results. He is also able to draw on the knowledge of experts in law and accounting to aid his clients in advanced estate and tax concerns. Rick earned his Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and his MBA from Fairleigh Dickenson University. Prior to joining UBS Rick served in the United States Air Force where he rose to the rank of Captain.


Registered States:
AZ, CA, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, KS, KY, LA, MA, ME, MI, NC, NJ, NY, OR, PA, RI, TX, UT, VA, WI


Denis E. Thibeault

Vice President - Wealth Management
Wealth Advisor
401-455-6717
denis.thibeault@ubs.com

Throughout his more than 45 years as a financial planner and advisor, Denis has built his career and relationships with his clients on the foundation of absolute honesty and a strong belief in educating his clients. He strives to not only advise on important financial decisions, but to arm his clients with the knowledge and information to make these decisions with confidence. With a robust background in investment management and trust implementation, he is well equipped to assist clients in a variety of financial concerns. Denis was born and raised in Woonsocket, RI. He was educated locally and graduated from Providence College in 1966 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Denis lives in Warwick, RI with his wife Dianne and enjoys golfing and spending time with his children and grandchildren.


Registered States:
AZ, CA, FL, GA, IA, KS, MA, ME, MI, NY, PA, RI, TX, UT, VA, WI


Cody Monroe Burnett, AWMA®

Financial Advisor
Accredited Wealth Management Advisor (AWMA)
401-455-6717
cody.burnett@ubs.com

With his background as a financial planner, Cody aims to deliver a comprehensive and tailor made approach to wealth management to our clients. This includes retirement and estate planning as well as tax, equity compensation, business transition, and philanthropic considerations. This process ultimately culminates in giving meaningful context to client's financial decisions. Cody attended the University of Rhode Island where he studied journalism and cultural anthropology. He currently lives in Providence RI and enjoys being in or on the ocean as often as possible as well as getting involved in causes that he is passionate about; wildlife and the environment being at the forefront of these.


Registered States:
AZ, CA, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, IN, KS, LA, MA, ME, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OR, PA, RI, SC, TX, UT, VA, WI


Lauren Maria Brennan, CRPC®

Client Service Associate
Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC®)
401-455-6722
lauren.brennan@ubs.com

With Lauren's background in branch management, she takes a needs based approach to servicing clients and understands the importance of building relationships on a solid foundation of communication, trust, and integrity. As a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor, Lauren provides an elevated level of individualized assistance and service focusing on each client's specific needs.  

Lauren is a 2005 graduate of Rhode Island College where she received her Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science. She lives with her dog, Lola, and enjoys golfing and boating in her spare time.


Registered States:
FL, MA, RI


Amy Elizabeth DeSantis

Client Service Associate
401-455-6747
amy.desantis@ubs.com

As a Client Service Associate Amy's primary focus is to deliver highly efficient operational and administrative support. Her responsibilities include acting as a liaison between clients and financial advisors and bringing a personal touch relationship management in order to better understand and serve client's needs. Amy grew up in close family of five in El Paso, Texas before relocating to Rhode Island where she earned her Master of Arts in Special & Elementary Education at Johnson & Wales University. She currently lives in Johnston, RI where she enjoys getting involved in community activities surrounding education and spending time with her dog, Brownie.