Sunstone is a trust company chartered by the State of California (Certificate of Authority No. 2676). Sunstone is also a member of the Association of Trust Organizations, the Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Greater Irvine Chamber.
Chief Operations Officer
As Chief Operating Officer, Ms. Cisneros is responsible for managing and directing all operations and systems of the trust company. She oversees institutional partnerships and leads the company’s product development initiatives. She brings over 23 years of trust company experience as well as nearly 31 years of industry experience to this role. Prior to joining Sunstone Trust Company, Ms. Cisneros was the Senior Trust Officer and President at OFI Global Trust Company, a division of OppenheimerFunds, Inc. (“OFI”). She served in these positions respectively beginning in 2004 and 2014.
During her tenure at OFI, Ms. Cisneros developed procedures to streamline client onboarding; initiated policies to enhance the client service experience; identified new investment products and sought complementary lines of business. She also supervised all trust audits and regulatory examinations; was elected and served on the Board and several internal committees. She partnered closely with Sales, Legal, Risk, and Compliance divisions to ensure that all administrative and operational requirements were consistent and appropriate for that trust company.
Prior to working at OFI, Ms. Cisneros was a portfolio administrator within the international division of Oppenheimer Capital and was fortunate to have begun her financial career as a research analyst at Elliott Associates, one of the oldest actively managed hedge funds in the country. Ms. Cisneros graduated from Stony Brook University and holds a Certificate in International Business and Finance from New York University.