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Gary Furukawa

Founder, Senior Partner and Chief Investment Officer

Gary founded Freestone in 1999 and brings over three decades of investment, financial advice, and planning experience to Freestone. He serves as Chief Investment Officer for Freestone, manages Freestone's Opportunity Partners hedge funds, and serves as a co-manager of Freestone’s Real Estate funds. He is also a member of Freestone's Board of Directors. Prior to founding Freestone, Gary worked for 17 years at EF Hutton and Smith Barney as a Senior Vice President. Prior to EF Hutton and Smith Barney, Gary worked as a Certified Public Accountant in various roles with Deloitte & Touche in Seattle.


Gary is a Phi Beta Kappa and earned a BA magna cum laude in Business Administration from the University of Washington.



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