Strategic new hire to help expand private wealth management footprint in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, and southeast Florida

New York, NY – March 25, 2024 – Manhattan West, a leading wealth management firm with a unique platform of global alternative investments for individuals and institutions, today announced that Larry Rollins, CFP® has joined as Managing Director and Financial Advisor. He provides integrated wealth management and investment services to high- and ultra-high-net-worth clients across the tri-state area, southeast Florida, and California.

Rollins brings more than 30 years of private wealth experience to Manhattan West, serving a diverse clientele, including entrepreneurs, hedge fund managers, and high-net-worth families. He is passionate about building solid relationships with his clients. “This isn’t just about investments; this is a lifetime career helping clients navigate all aspects of their financial future. I take pride in the comprehensive approach we offer at Manhattan West, guiding clients in all aspects of financial planning, from retirement and tax strategies to estate planning and investment management,” said Larry Rollins, Managing Director and Financial Advisor at Manhattan West.

“Larry’s experience is a huge asset to our team. The advantage of hiring experienced, entrepreneurial advisors is that the firm and our clients feel the impact immediately. Larry’s dedication aligns with our firm values as we are investing in creating a powerful team for discerning investors and strengthening our presence on the East Coast to better serve our high-net-worth clients in this region” said Lorenzo Esparza, CEO and Founding Principal of Manhattan West. “We offer our clients the best possible opportunities, so we are actively recruiting top-notch advisors with fresh perspectives and a focus on alternative investments. I’m confident that Larry will leverage his extensive experience to develop and manage new client relationships, ensuring personalized, concierge-style service,” remarked Esparza.

Manhattan West has over $1 billion in assets under management (AUM) and offers a unique blend of traditional and alternative investments, including private equity, real estate, venture capital, and private debt. “Our team caters to high-net-worth individuals with an AUM range starting at $3 million to $5 million-plus and families seeking a bespoke approach to wealth management. We offer clients exclusive alternative investments in AI and other digital assets, sports, entertainment, media, and more, which can lead to attractive risk-adjusted returns,” commented Rollins.

Rollins has held previous roles at Fidelity Investments, A.G. Edwards, Brenton Point Wealth Advisors, and Twenty Four Wealth. He holds a B.S. in Political Science and Government from California State University, Northridge.

Based in Southport, Conn., Rollins is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Lower Fairfield County, the Exit Planning Exchange, and the National Association of Divorce Professionals. He actively volunteers and gives back to the community by helping low-income families at the Connecticut Association for Human Services.

About Manhattan West

Manhattan West is a global strategic investment firm based in Los Angeles that provides financial services, including private wealth, tax services, and business management, as well as proprietary alternative investments across multiple asset classes, including private equity, venture capital, real estate, private debt, and traditional equity and fixed income portfolios. For more information about Manhattan West’s diverse team and investment approach, visit

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