Peter Braden, CFP®
Wealth management advisor
Peter Braden (Pete) has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry, working with both individual and institutional investors. As a Wealth Management Advisor at Godsey & Gibb Wealth Management he currently serves individual investors and their families with personalized investment strategies that are focused on their long-term goals.
Pete began his career with the regional brokerage firm, Wheat, First Securities. As an original member of their Investment Consulting Group, and serving as the Director of Investment Consulting, he helped grow their business from start up to over $5.5 billion. In addition to this leadership role, he has also held regional territory positions with J.P. Morgan, Bank of America, and UBS. More recently, he was a Principal with a North Carolina based family office and investment boutique, where he led business development and investor relations.
Pete holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics, cum laude, from Washington & Lee University, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Richmond. He has been married to his wife Holly for 35 years and in addition to their two adult sons, is now the proud grandparent to two grandsons. In his free time, Pete is an active member of St. James’s Episcopal Church in Richmond, Virginia and he enjoys boating, sports, reading, and traveling.