Tony Amato is a Senior Vice President Wealth Management Advisor in the World Financial Center Merrill Lynch office. Tony works on a four-person team that oversees $500 million in assets for individuals, families, pensions and foundations. Tony specializes in providing customized financial planning through a solutions based approach that leverages the global resources of Merrill Lynch. Tony is a graduate of Pace University, from where he went on to become a certified public accountant. He worked as an auditor for KPMG from June 1992-June 1994. Tony joined Merrill Lynch in the summer of 1994. In 2007, he was awarded the David Brady Award, which recognizes advisors at Merrill Lynch who go above and beyond just providing financial solutions for their clients. Tony and his wife, Carina, have three children and reside in New York.