Shaun Hayes has over 12 years of experience in the financial industry. Prior to MSCM, Shaun was a Senior Financial Advisor with Merrill Lynch , where he grew his personal practice and offered comprehensive financial planning and investment advice to clients, more than doubling assets under management to over $ 60 million. Shaun started his career at AXA Advisors, LLC, where he became a Vice President and hired/trained a team of advisors within the first three years of his seven-year tenure, ranking among the top 3 teams nationally as a manager.

Shaun graduated from the Honor’s Program at Texas Christian University with a BBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management, attending on an academic and music scholarship for percussion. While at TCU, Shaun was accepted into the highly competitive student managed Educational Investment Fund, giving Shaun critical experience in analyzing individual companies. Shaun also earned the Retirement Planning Specialist designation and was a founding member of the Medical Professional Advisory Group, offering specialized financial services to members of the medical community.

Shaun brings a unique perspective to wealth management stemming from a deep interest in fundamental value investing, military history, investor psychology, and an active interest in the outdoors. Shaun is also active in the community as a musician, playing drums in various venues around the Dallas/Fort Worth area.