Joe McLean

Chief Growth & Innovation Officer and Co-President Sports & Entertainment

San Ramon, CA


Work Experience

  • Provides planning and investment advisory services to professional athletes, entertainers, and entrepreneurs
  • Prior to joining MAI in 2022, was a Managing Partner of Intersect Capital
  • Clients include Academy Award winners, NFL and NBA World Champions, MLB All-Stars, and notable PGA golfers
  • Known as the Money Whisperer in NBA circles, has played a leading role in high-profile deals including one of the largest shoe contracts in the NBA, the creation and launch of Slow Grind Media, and the establishment of leading wine brand Diamond & Key


Life Outside of MAI 

  • Serves on the board of trustees for the Special Olympics of Northern California, the Thompson Family Foundation, and the Gordon Family Giving Foundation



  • University of Arizona, MBA

We look forward to learning about your financial goals.