OUR EXPERTS

The technology specialists for RIAs.

FusionNetix is focused on providing the best technology services in the industry, tailored to the unique needs or RIA firms. From Procurement to Cybersecurity to Managed IT Services, FusionNetix makes your technology work better.

Founded by Experts

FusionNetix was founded by key players from various industries to create a unique offering for RIA firms. With a leading RIA consulting firm, Fusion Financial Partners along with technology service specialists from Lifeline Computer Services as well as partners from sectors specializing in cybersecurity, secure print management, telecom services, etc., FusionNetix has built a team that offers superior service.

Following Industry Trends

FusionNetix is focused on anticipating the trends in technology and cybersecurity and keeping your business updated with the latest tools to ensure efficiency and safety. Wouldn’t it be nice to know that you’re ahead of the competition?

The technology specialists for RIAs.

THE FUSIONNETIX TEAM OF EXPERTS

FusionNetix is focused on providing the best technology services in the industry, tailored to the unique needs or RIA firms. From Procurement to Cybersecurity to Managed IT Services, FusionNetix makes your technology work better.
Michael Papedis
Michael Papedis
Partner

Mike Papedis co-founded and leads FusionNetix, Fusion Financial Partners, and Wingman Strategic Partners. As the co-founder of FusionNetix, Mike co-leads strategy, internal leadership, growth, and positioning. Since the company’s inception in Fall of 2020, FusionNetix’s mission has been to provide a white-glove approach to IT Procurement, Management & Cybersecurity for wealth advisors. Built by RIA experts for RIAs.

As CEO of Fusion Financial Partners, the premier management consulting company for the wealth management industry, Mike leads strategy, growth, positioning, internal leadership, and business operations. Fusion Financial Partners, established in 2017, provides sophisticated RIA launch, transition project management, outsource chief growth officer, M&A/capital solutions, and FinTech solutions to breakaway advisors, existing RIAs, family offices and corporations operating in the wealth management marketspace.

Mike is also co-founder and Managing Partner of Wingman Strategic Partners, a joint venture with Financial Independence Group. Previously, Mike’s 25-year career in wealth management includes founding partner of M&A at HighTower Advisors, and executive roles at Fidelity Investments and TD Ameritrade Institutional.

Kimberly Papedis
Kimberly Papedis
Partner

Kimberly Papedis co-founded and leads FusionNetix, Fusion Financial Partners, and Wingman Strategic Partners. As the co-founder of FusionNetix, Kimberly leads strategy, internal leadership, creativity, and positioning. Since the company’s inception in Fall of 2020, FusionNetix’s mission has been to provide a white-glove approach to IT Procurement, Management & Cybersecurity for wealth advisors. Built by RIA experts for RIAs.

As President of Fusion Financial Partners, the premier management consulting company for the wealth management industry, Kimberly leads strategy, internal leadership, growth, positioning, and creativity. Fusion Financial Partners, established in 2017, provides sophisticated RIA launch, transition project management, outsource chief growth officer, M&A/capital solutions, and FinTech solutions to breakaway advisors, existing RIAs, family offices and corporations operating in the wealth management marketplace.

Kimberly is also co-founder and Managing Partner of Wingman Strategic Partners, a joint venture with Financial Independence Group. Previously, Kimberly’s 20-year career in wealth management includes executive roles at HighTower Advisors, Wells Fargo FiNet, and Raymond James.

Maxwell Alles
Maxwell Alles
Partner

Max Alles co-founded FusionNetix and leads program design and development, strategic partnerships, and business operations. Since the company’s inception in Fall of 2020, FusionNetix’s mission has been to provide a white-glove approach to Web Design and Online Presence Management, IT Procurement and Management & Cybersecurity for wealth advisors. Built by RIA experts for RIAs.

As management consultant to Fusion Financial Partners, Max provides strategy, IT operating expertise, and program support to Fusion’s industry leading management consulting services to the wealth management industry. Previously, Max founded and sold Lifeline Computer Services, a San Diego IT managed services company serving corporations and wealthy families. Lifeline was acquired in Fall of 2020 by Fusion Financial Partners.

Aaron Wyant
Aaron Wyant
Director of Cybersecurity

Aaron oversees FusionNetix Cybersecurity solutions. Aaron brings over 30-years of experience in the IT and cybersecurity Industry. He technical skills include expertise on Network+, Security+, MCP, MCSA, MCSE, VMWare, HyperV, and CCNA Cisco Certification.

Aaron is also founder, CEO and President of DispatchTech, a cybersecurity-focused consultancy in Southern California. Aaron completed his education at ITT Technical Institute, earning a degree in computers and engineering. After graduation, he furthered his education and technical skills by training on Network+, Security+, MCP, MCSA, MCSE, VMWare, HyperV, and obtained a CCNA Cisco Certification. He also Co-Wrote ON-Thin-Ice an Amazon Cyber Security Best seller book. In 2019, he was a guest on Cyber Security Today, which aired on ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox Affiliates. He is on several advisory boards for local Colleges.

Taking on the role of Director of Cybersecurity, Aaron joins FusionNetix to oversee the cybersecurity division and ensure proper precautions are taken and procedures are followed to specification.

Dave Glendenning
Dave Glendenning
Director of Telecom & Network Services

David began a career in telecom in 1994 and over the past 25 years has become an expert and influencer within the industry.

Early in his career, David witnessed that poor levels of service and support often plagued the industry. He founded CSG to provide clients and partners with a superior experience. He has stayed at the forefront of emerging technologies to work as a well-informed advocate for the buyer as well as holding vendors accountable. With his leadership, CSG has grown each year since its inception. He and the team strive to provide a white-glove level of service while offering best in class solutions.

Partnering with the FusionNetix team, Dave and CSG find the best telecom and internet solutions for clients while maintaining the white-glove treatment FusionNetix clients expect.

Joseph W. Iredell
Joseph W. Iredell
Director of Online Assets

A serial entrepreneur with over 20 years of industry experience, Joseph has worked with and launched several successful web based businesses. His keen business sense and creative approach to problem solving is a great asset to our clients in every stage of their business cycle. Joseph’s long term relationships with industry leaders such as Google and Facebook allow our clients to have an intimate view of the ever changing online landscape. When not helping clients, Joseph resides in Carlsbad, California with his wife and four children.