Rochester, NY - January 6, 2015 Brighton Securities, a local and independently owned financial services firm, announced today the appointment of its new Chief Compliance Officer, Michelle Fisher.

"Michelle is a seasoned compliance professional with experience in developing and implementing compliance policies and procedures," said Jai Ramachandran, Chief Executive Officer at Brighton Securities. "We are proud to have Michelle's leadership and professional know-how to help us maintain internal compliance practices. She is an important addition to Team Brighton."

Michelle brings to Brighton a strong legal background, having filled a range of roles as both in house counsel and compliance with a variety of financial services firms. "Brighton Securities' focus on their investors coupled with their approach to business gave me the opportunity I was looking for as the next step in my career," said Michelle. Most recently Michelle was Vice President & Counsel at D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P. in New York, NY where she advised business groups and employees on U.S. and international securities laws and regulatory requirements applicable to investment advisers.

A native of the Rochester area, Michelle received her undergraduate degree from Ithaca College and went on to earn a law degree from Brooklyn Law.

To learn more about Brighton Securities please visit or call us directly at (585) 473-3590.


About Brighton Securities

Brighton Securities is a local, independently owned financial services firm headquartered in Rochester, N.Y. with offices on Monroe Avenue in Brighton and Main Street in Batavia. Established in 1969, Brighton Securities uses a client-focused approach to delivering services that include: financial planning, fixed income investments, insurance, lending services, corporate retirement plans for businesses, personal, corporate and trust and estate tax planning and preparation services, and accounting services. Financial advisors serve the individual investor, trusts and estates, and small to medium-sized businesses. Brighton Securities is a member of FINRA & SIPC.



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