Ioana joined Bespoke in June 2019 as VP of Operations and manages Bespoke’s loan origination process and client activity. She brings over 10 years experience working in wealth management, banking, and investments. Ioana started her career at Bank of America in the Sales and Service division for Consumer Banking and Branch Operations. She transitioned to Merrill Lynch’s Wealth Management division as a Financial Advisor in 2011 and managed a new business unit of advisor trainees, bringing in a new revenue stream through Merrill Edge within the financial centers. Prior to that, she started her own business opening a float center facility in Santa Clarita. Ioana is a Pepperdine Graziadio Business School MBA alumnus and holds a Master of Science in Management degree from Kedge Business School in France.