Mario A. Echevarria CFP®

BS, Financial Planning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Professional Certifications



Proud father to a three-year-old pitbull/American bulldog named Heffner, coffee enthusiast, college football enthusiast -- Go ILLINI!

Mario A. Echevarria

As a Consultant, Mario A. Echevarria works with the managing directors of the firm to provide investment, financial, tax and estate advice to wealthy individuals, families and foundations. Prior to joining Altair, Mario worked as a Senior Planner at another registered investment adviser within the Chicagoland area. He worked closely with clients, helping them to make intelligent financial decisions in order to best enjoy their wealth.

Mario is an Illinois native. He grew up in the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg and attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he earned his degree in Financial Planning and eventually his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification.  Mario is also an active board member of PAWS Chicago which allows him to promote his love for dogs, especially Pitbull’s.

Mario resides in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood with his four year old Pitbull Heffner.