Our Team

Our Team

Andrew Friedman

President and Founder

Andrew has been providing comprehensive estate, insurance, and wealth management strategies for high net worth clients since 1982. Andrew is a Certified Sustainable Investment Professional, Certified Financial Planner, a member of the Financial Planning Association and a Registered Investment Advisor....

Our Team

John R. Romano, Jr.

Chief Investment Officer

John R. Romano, Jr. joined AJF Financial as a Portfolio Manager. In addition to investment analysis and selection, Mr. Romano conducts thorough screening of all investments in accordance with AJF’s core philosophy addressing Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues. Mr....

Our Team

Timothy Kazachkov

Tim grew up in a small town in northern New Jersey. After studying accounting for two years at William Paterson University, he discovered his passion for financial planning. Upon graduation, Tim decided to further his studies. He attended Texas Tech...

Our Team

Steven Brennan

COO/ Chief Compliance officer

Experienced financial professional with almost 30 years in the financial services industry. Upon graduating from St. John’s University with a degree in accounting I went on to work for Deloitte and Touche with all of my clients being in financial...


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