Jan Paul Ferrer has been in the financial services industry since 1999. He is Vice President at Morgan Stanley. He is a Senior Portfolio Manager. He earned the highly regarded CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) and Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM designations. He manages over $130 million in client assets.
He is the current President of the International Society of Filipinos in Finance and Accounting, ISFFA, Chicago Chapter. They recently launched the first ever Chicago Filipino Restaurant Week. He is also a Filipino Youth Leadership Program Awardee, Batch FYLPRO 2014. He was chosen by the former Philippine Ambassador to the United States, Honorable Jose Cuisia. He founded a social entrepreneur business, Ambension Silk Enterprise, in collaboration with Chicagoland Gawad Kalinga supporters to help build the eri silk industry in the Philippines and provide livelihood work for weavers and farmers. It is incubated at Gawad Kalinga Enchanted Farm at Angat ,Bulacan.