/PRNewswire/ -- Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. is pleased to announce that
joined the firm as Executive Director and Manager of its
branch. David reports to
, Executive Vice President.
"David will focus on growing Oppenheimer's franchise in
, an area he knows well. His goal is to make Oppenheimer the investment firm of choice for affluent investors in the area," Mr. Okin said. "I think that David's understanding of how to motivate the Financial Advisors and staff who report to him, his enthusiasm, his solid grounding in Compliance and his understanding of the
investment community will allow him to achieve his goals in
Before moving to Oppenheimer, David worked at UBS at its
New York City
headquarters branch, in its
branches from 2004 to 2009, assuming a series of positions of increasing responsibility. He began work at UBS as a branch control officer, with oversight for compliance within the largest branch in the UBS retail system, then became Sales Manager in its
branch, where he showed strong leadership and training abilities. Subsequently, he assumed responsibility for running UBS's
complex of offices before he relocated to manage two offices in
"A number of factors inspired my move to Oppenheimer," Mr. Morochnick explained. "I was impressed by the company's growth, the opportunity to work with high-quality Financial Advisors and to add more professionals of the same caliber. I know that the Firm's management will support my office in our goals," he added.