Former Global X ETFs executive joins Wilshire Phoenix

Wilshire Phoenix has appointed Wade Guenther, CFA as a Partner and Head of Strategy.

“Wade Guenther is a formidable force in the ETF industry, a proven leader,” says Bill Herrmann, Managing Partner of Wilshire Phoenix. “Wade understands the complexities behind creating disruptive ETF products that resonate with investors. His experience makes him a perfect fit for our executive team as we enter 2021 with incredible momentum.”

Guenther has nearly two decades of experience in the financial services industry, devoting most of that time to portfolio management, sales, marketing, product management, and investment operations of ETFs. Guenther will play a key role in Wilshire Phoenix’s aggressive growth plans this year. Before joining Wilshire Phoenix, Guenther worked as a Portfolio Manager at Global X ETFs. Guenther graduated from the CFA Institute at Western University in Ontario and rose to Global ETF Strategist and Portfolio Manager at Horizon ETFs before his time at Global X ETFs.

“I am thrilled to join Wilshire Phoenix and work alongside individuals with the same desire for innovation as me,” says Guenther. “I’m always striving to create efficient, scalable, investment solutions that upend traditional products while achieving client portfolio objectives.”