President & CEO of Eagle Strategies LLC
Greg Webster is the Head of Eagle Strategies, a subsidiary of New York Life, and is a Vice President for New York Life responsible for the development and execution of Eagle Strategies’ business.
Greg brings to Eagle Strategies over 25 years of experience in insurance, wealth management, and banking including a wide range of roles in finance and business operations.
Prior to joining New York Life, Greg was a Senior Managing Director for HEADWATERS l SC, LP. In this role, he led the Financial Services Industry Advisory and Consulting practice providing Family Held Enterprises with strategic guidance, capital markets, and merger and acquisition transaction execution support. He also served as President of HEADWATERS l SC Group, LP and led Headwaters’ advisory services and support programs for clients of major financial services institutions.
Greg has also held various senior positions including President and Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Brokerage (USA), Inc., Head of North America Wealth Management, and Director of HSBC Securities (Canada), Inc. – Merrill Lynch-HSBC (Canada), Inc. During his tenure, Greg served on the Board of HSBC Asset Management (Americas), Inc. and as the Managing Director, Line of Business Corporate Strategy for HSBC North America Holdings, Inc.
Prior to his tenure at HSBC, Greg served as the President of Park Avenue Securities, LLC, a broker/dealer wholly owned by Guardian Life Insurance Company and as Chief Operating Officer of NYLIFE Securities, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of New York Life Insurance Company. In addition, Greg held various positions of increasing responsibility with the Dreyfus Corporation, a subsidiary of Mellon Bank Corporation.
Greg is a past member of the Board of Directors of American Bankers Association of Securities Dealers (ABASA), a BS in Marketing from Arizona State University, a MBA in Finance from Long Island University, C. W. Post, and is Six Sigma Green Belt Certified.