Mr. Brough grew up in Chicago,Illinois and currently reside in Scottsdale, AZ. He graduated from DePaul University in 1993, with a degree in Finance. After graduating from college, Mr. Brough worked for several regional brokerage firms. From 1998-2007, Mr. Brough worked as an independent broker. During that period, he helped raise more than $100M for the firm’s fixed income bond trading program. He also developed $20M in real estate between 2004 and 2009.
In 2009, Mr. Brough formed his own registered investment advisory practice, Capital Trust Wealth Management.
Mr. Brough also manages the Brough Family Charity where a percentage of his firm’s earnings get donated to a number of different charitable organizations.