Wells Fargo hires UBS team in Texas

Previously managed more than $300 million in assets

By Minda Smiley

Jul 3, 2014 @ 11:17 am (Updated 2:01 pm) EST

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Robert Gardner III, left, longtime client associate Adrienne Zwahr and Robert Higley

Wells Fargo Advisors has hired Robert “Bob” Higley and Robert “Bob” Gardner III from UBS Financial.

They managed a combined $300 million in assets and had $2.5 million in production.

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The two joined the Memorial City, Texas, branch July 1. They bring a total of 61 years of industry experience to Wells Fargo.

Wells Fargo Advisors has more than 15,000 financial advisers and had $1.4 trillion in client assets as of March.