Areas of Expertise
- North American strategy and growth of our Private Banking business
- Overall launch and delivery of the SEI Wealth Platform
- Relationship management, client service, and project and solutions management
- Thought leadership and executive management strategy
Al Chiaradonna is Senior Vice President of the SEI Wealth PlatformSM, North America Private Banking, and responsible for the overall launch and delivery of the SEI Wealth Platform. Al is also the author of the blog “Front and Centered,” which provides perspectives on leadership and executive management.
Throughout his career, Al has run businesses ranging from startups to billion-dollar enterprises and has worked on strategy for numerous Fortune 500 companies. At various stages during his tenure with us, he has led every aspect of the Private Banking business, from sales and relationship management to solution development and implementation.
Al has spoken at numerous industry events on topics relating to wealth management industry dynamics, the evolving competitive landscape, utilizing outsourcing as a strategic business tactic, and transforming business models.
Al serves as an adjunct professor at Villanova University, teaching strategic management for the Executive MBA Program. He also holds advisory roles with the Public Accounting Network Group of Philadelphia and the Executive Business School at Villanova, and he serves on the boards of several nonprofit organizations.
Al received a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Temple University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. Additionally, Al holds a Certified Public Accountant designation.
Recent Articles from Albert Chiaradonna
Leadership When the Way Forward Is Not Clear How can we lead in times like these? Raw thoughts on moving forward together.
What Social Distancing Taught Me about Inclusion and Belonging How do we maintain our sense of belonging when we’ve effectively lost the place where we belong?
Our New Normal: Connected, Resilient and Caring In these unfamiliar and scary times, is there something more powerful than the virus at work — like the strength of human resilience and connection?
Challenge Yourself to Disrupt Your Strategic Mindset Your strategic discussions and planning sessions are a good place to begin shifting mindsets.
How Age Shifts Our View of Equality Seven generations weigh in on equality and what it really means.
Creating Identity: From Self to Workplace to Corporate Brand As George Bernard Shaw once said, “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
Where Should We Meet? Why Context is King for More Authentic Conversations Good conversation spurs productive action — so how do we get the most energy out of our meetings?
Doing a Number on Your Business: How to Understand (and Discuss) the Financials Crunching tips to help even the most number-resistant people
Reframe Risk: Move Beyond Competition and Into New Markets What if we reframe strategic planning to include the unknown?
Build Followers, Not Customers The key to building loyal followers is deeper, more personal relationships