Our team

Each member of our team brings a special perspective and a unique skill set to money management, which, when combined, create a powerful dynamic for our clients:
Belief in the power of the personal relationship
Passion for performance
Dedication to sharing our institutional knowledge and experience
Agility to implement change when you need it
Versatility to offer an extraordinary array of options and opportunities
Vision to manage risk

O'Malley Avant

Hails from Nashville, Tennessee, but was raised in South Carolina’s Low Country. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, and an MBA from Charleston Southern University, where he was a professor of economics and money and banking for several years. O’Malley received his financial training at Edward Jones Investments, where he worked for three years and reached the highest segment of production as a leader in the region. He has since acquired AAMS (Accredited Asset Management Specialist) certification from the College of Financial Planning, as well as securities registrations 7, 24, 31, 63 and 66. O’Malley resides in Mount Pleasant, SC, with his wife Adriana, his son Tide and daughter Isla.

Wayne Gamble

Originally from Sumter, SC, earned a degree in business administration from The Citadel, in Charleston, SC. He began his career with Prudential Carolina Real Estate, where he worked in marketing for five years prior to joining Saos Capital LLC in 2006. He has obtained his series 7, 63 and 66 securities registrations and his AAMS (Accredited Asset Management Specialist) designation. Wayne lives in Mount Pleasant, SC with his wife and two young children.

Marisa Maher

Originally from Cherry Grove Beach, SC, earned a Bachelor degree in Economics and a minor in Business Administration from Clemson University, in Clemson, SC. Marisa began her career in Seattle with Techtronic Industries, gaining experience in field sales and marketing. A year later, she took the opportunity to be part of the enrollment and advising team at Lee University School of Nursing, in TN. In 2018, Marisa joined the Saos Capital, LLC team as the Operations and Marketing Manager. Since then, she has obtained her series 66 and is pursuing her series 65 securities registrations. Marisa lives on James Island, SC.

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