Evident Financial Names Makowski as Chief Investment Officer


ERIE – David Cullen, chief executive officer and founder of Evident Financial, announced the promotion of Richard Makowski as chief investment officer. Makowski oversees research, selection of asset classes and investment funds, and makes investment decisions in client portfolios. In addition, he heads the firm’s Investment Advisory Board.  

Makowski, born and raised in Cottbus, Germany, attended Gannon University on an academic and football scholarship. He holds a B.S. degree in finance and an MBA from Gannon University. He is pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a Certified Financial Planner candidate.  

Headquartered in downtown Erie, Evident Financial is a fiduciary investment advisory firm. 

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