About: Andrew Chou, CFP®
- Andrew Chou is a Certified Financial Planner™ with over twelve years of experience advising institutions and high net worth individuals with investable assets up to $200MM. Andrew provides expert advice on wide-ranging issues related to asset allocation, taxes, estate planning, retirement planning, and philanthropic planning. As Senior Portfolio Manager and member of Investment Committee, he currently helps oversee approximately $1.5B in assets at Westmount Asset Management, LLC, located in Century City, CA. Andrew is a regular contributor to Financial Planning Association's "Practice Management" and "All Things Financial Planning" blogs, and a featured expert in various publications. He was most recently featured in the "Ask the Experts" section of the Pasadena Magazine where he shared his insights on social security benefits. He has also been quoted in Los Angeles Business Journal, InvestmentNews, among others. In his spare time, Andrew gives back to the local community by volunteering with various organizations in the San Gabriel Valley. He currently serves on the Advisory Board of Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services, a non-profit dedicated to providing much needed services to at-risk youths in the Pasadena area. He is also the Chair of the Finance Committee for Kiwanis Club of Hacienda Heights, an organization that is dedicated to improving the lives of children around the world. Additionally, he serves as Board of Trustees for the Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena, CA. Lastly, Andrew stays in the forefront of the financial planning profession by staying involved with the Financial Planning Association of San Gabriel Valley. He currently chairs the Membership Committee.