Zachary Bainter, CFP®

Managing Partner

Phone: 310.399.6397
LinkedIn: zacharybainter
Contact Zachary Bainter, CFP®

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Contact Zachary Bainter, CFP®

Zachary Bainter is a Managing Partner with Gerber Kawasaki. Originally from a small town in Northern California, Zach graduated from the University of California Los Angeles, Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. He started his career at a local financial services firm but shared the same vision with Ross and Danilo and joined their new company, becoming a founding member of Gerber Kawasaki.

Zach provides comprehensive financial planning services in both the wealth building and wealth management stages for individuals. He specializes in customizing and implementing financial plans, which include retirement, education funding, home ownership, and life insurance.

While primarily working out of Santa Monica, Zach has clients all over the country and pays regular visits to Northern California. His clients include other professionals such as attorneys and doctors, entertainment and event design professionals, and being located in the heart of Silicon Beach, many in the technology start-up scene. Due to this, Zach specializes in understanding the complexities of employee stock options and devising customized strategies for his clients to take full advantage of the benefits offered by their respective companies.

In addition to helping his clients, Zach is an integral part of Gerber Kawasaki’s management team. He is a member of the GK Investment Advisory Committee regularly doing research for the firm and writing articles for the monthly newsletter.

When he is not at the office, Zach will likely be cheering on his favorite sport teams or enjoying many of the outdoor activities Los Angeles has to offer. He is an active member of the Santa Monica Jaycees, which is a local non-profit.

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