Susan Chesson, MBA, CFP®
Executive Vice President and Senior Wealth Advisor
Susan joined Focus Wealth Management with twenty years of experience in corporate treasury, fixed income investing and banking operations at Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Capital One. Her role as Chief Investment Officer and Wealth Advisor at Focus allows her to apply the skills she learned from managing multi-billion dollar portfolios and teams of employees and consultants. She makes a positive difference in the lives of her clients by offering sound financial advice and professional investment management.
Susan particularly enjoys investment analysis and portfolio research projects. She also relishes the challenge of connecting the dots in a financial planning engagement to show clients a comprehensive picture of how they can accomplish their goals, and running sensitivity analysis to show how making different life decisions can change the outcome.
Originally from England, Susan has a Bachelor’s degree in French and Russian literature from Oxford University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin. She lives in Northern Virginia with her family and in her spare time enjoys travel, biking and fine wine.