Eddy Ricci, CFP ®

Eddy is the founding partner of The Pontem Group a consulting, search and professional development firm and Lead Advisor, LLC., a wealth management collective focused on growing practices, firms and careers.    

Leadership Authority and #1 Best Selling Author, Erik Qualman has shared, “Ricci understands what motivates Gen Y teams. He is on my radar and should be on yours.”  Former Chairman of Publicis Kaplan Thaler, Linda Kaplan Thaler has shared, “Ricci possesses a rare blend of creativity, strong business skills and an ability to connect with people.”

Eddy helps business owners, executives and growing professionals think and act creatively about talent acquisition, revenue generation and leadership + career development. 

He has been published or quoted in Entrepreneur Magazine, Forbes and Fox Business News and has given keynotes at various organizations.  He is the author of The Growth Game: A Millennial’s Guide to Professional Development.  He is also the creator of Miss Money Plan & The Battle Against E-motion, a financial literacy book for kids and the adults that read with them!

Eddy is an angel investor and throughout his career has served on young alumni leadership circles, started a non profit film company and has co-chaired a diversity and inclusion council.  

He is a graduate of New York University and is married with two daughters.