Meet Ronald Chakler


Ron has over 38 years of experience in the securities industry with both NYSE firms and independent broker dealers. He has served as a General Securities Principal since 1992, and has held this position with Multi-Financial Securities, Pinnacle Asset Management, and American Portfolios.  After graduating from Temple University in 1975, Ron was a teacher in the Philadelphia School District before receiving his Series 7 license in 1980. Ron was one of the original managers that helped organize and create American Portfolios as a FINRA member broker-dealer in September, 2001. He has served as a member of the American Portfolios’ Advisory Board and has taught investment courses at various local colleges.

Ronald holds the following licenses; Series 7 (General Securities Representative), Series 24 (General Securities Principal), Series 4 (Registered Option Principal), Series 51 (Municipal Securities Principal), Series 65 (Investor Adviser Representative) and Life and Health Insurance.


Ronald is licensed in the following states AZ, CA, CO, DE, DC, FL, GA, IN, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, SC, TX, VA.