Biography Richard Gibson Managing Director 562-879-9743 562-256-7027 [email protected] A Long Beach, California native, Rich Gibson is known for his business experience, work ethic andfinancial entrepreneurship. Rich grew up in a family of entrepreneurs, and business leaders. His first jobat 10 years old was stocking a Coke machine, washing windows, and sweeping the yard in a ready mixedconcrete company his father founded. Rich literally grew up in "business".His father taught him old school work ethics. Working every single job in the company, Rich and hisbrother eventually took over the family business, enhanced its production capabilities and increased itssales. Due to this, when they decided to sell, they were able to broker a seven-figure buyout by anotherlocal concrete company. After the sale Rich continued work as a senior executive in the concreteindustry. His Industry expertise combined with his belief in “doing things the right way” have garneredhim the counsel and respect of numerous executives and individuals.After the 2000-2002 recession, Rich witnessed numerous friends and colleague’s portfolios plummet. Herealized that most people have never been taught sound financial concepts nor how to manage theirmoney. He also discovered that the financial services industry was not designed to help the averageinvestor.In 2007, after 35+ years in the concrete industry; 20 of those in the corporate world, Rich took hisbusiness and financial knowledge and put it to use in the financial industry. He was determined to helpeducate individuals and families about financial concepts including showing them investment solutionsthat offered “downside protection”.Rich's commitment to financial education and his passion to help others led him to join Global ViewCapital Advisors, where he can offer professional active money management to all investors. Today,Rich’s approach to financial solutions is all inclusive, as he helps guide individuals and families towardtheir specific and unique retirement goals. He is a fiduciary advisor which means he is required to act inthe best interest of his clients. The fiduciary duty is the highest standard of care; it avoids conflicts ofinterests by acting with undivided loyalty and utmost good faith.Rich also wanted to find a way to help a larger number of people to save and invest their money. Hediscovered that one of the most acceptable ways to save for retirement was through retirement plans. Richdecided to focus part of his business on setting up new retirement plans and/or reworking existing olderplans to provide active money management solutions. In many current plans each participant mustmanage their own money. However since most do not know how to, they do nothing, and their moneybecomes subject to the ups and downs of the market."In today's world, you really can't rely on anyone but yourself. Each of us is responsible for our ownpersonal economy. We have to grow our financial resources just like a company would”. Rich's holisticapproach and independence gives him the freedom to work for his clients to find the best solution to solvetheir financial goals.Rich Gibson is the Branch Office Manager for the Long Beach, Ca. office. He is also a ManagingDirector of Global View Capital Advisors and an Investment Advisor Representative with Global ViewCapital Management. Rich lives in Long Beach, has been married for 46 years and has three grownchildren and 5 grandchildren.