As Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Advisors, we combine our own talents and experience with the vast resources of a global financial services firm to address the planning, governance, liability management and investing needs of ultra high net worth families, their businesses and philanthropic enterprises. We take a holistic approach that is grounded in investment strategy, but covers virtually every aspect of your financial life: risk management, liabilities, trusts and estate structures and even family dynamics and lifestyle management issues. Our goal is to help preserve and grow your financial, family and social capital so that it can have the greatest positive impact today and for generations to come.Charlie (The Woodlands), Jeff (The Galleria), and Jonathan (Downtown), look forward to learning more about you and your family, and discussing the resources we can provide to you.
  • Comprehensive Wealth Planning
  • Investment Management
  • Manager Selection
  • Family Governance & Wealth Education
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About PWM

Founded in 1977, Private Wealth Management is the division of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management that is dedicated to serving the firm’s most affluent clients, including some of the world’s most accomplished entrepreneurs, executives and stewards of multigenerational wealth. Functioning as an exclusive investment boutique within a global financial firm, we deliver sophisticated solutions that leverage the intellectual capital and insight of Morgan Stanley’s substantial global resources. Drawing on a deep understanding of your financial life, our goal is to help you:
  • Manage investments with an unwavering focus on your financial strategy and personal goals
  • Create comprehensive, multigenerational wealth management plans based on your needs, challenges and the values that guide your life and legacy
  • Simplify financial complexity to help you achieve clarity and control
Private Wealth Management Highlights
  • Approximately 250 teams1  specialized in assisting individuals and families with $20MM+ in investable assets
  • Over $330 billion in AUM2
  • Comprising 26% of the Barron’s Top 100 Financial Advisors list for 20173
  • Direct access to ultra high net worth experts in philanthropy, family dynamics, wealth transfer, lifestyle advisory and other areas of interest to ultra high net worth families
1 Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, December 31, 2017
2 Morgan Stanley Internal Compensable Revenue Report, December 31, 2017
3 Barron’s Top 100 Financial Advisors, April 2017


Discovery Process
Investing the time to learn about you and your family; your assets and liabilities and the risk exposures, enables us to formulate strategies and customize the relationship to your needs.
Formulation of Tax, Trust and Estate Strategy
Working with your tax and legal advisors, we help analyze your income and estate tax circumstances to identify and tailor planning techniques that may be used to address your objectives.
Creation of Customized Strategic Asset Allocation
Your customized asset allocation reflects risk, opportunities and taxation across multiple entities, while integrating your investing and estate plans.
Integration of Tactical Asset Allocation
Short-term adjustments seek to capitalize on temporary market distortions. Before making adjustments, we analyze the impact of taxes and trading costs on potential returns.
Implementation of a Customized Wealth Strategy
After comprehensive due diligence and analysis of expected results across multiple market scenarios, strategies are chosen from our expansive investment platform.
Ongoing Assessment
In coordination with your other advisors, we can conduct ongoing reviews and comprehensive reporting to ensure that your strategy adapts to changing financial and family needs.


600 Travis St
Suite 3700
Houston, TX 77002
(281) 362-4761(281) 362-4761
24 Waterway Ave
Suite 600
The Woodlands, TX 77380
2800 Post Oak Blvd
Suite 3200
Houston, TX 77056

Meet Londa Thibault Parker Group

About Me

Drawing on years of experience in the financial services industry, Charles (Charlie) Londa develops customized financial strategies for foundations, trusts and affluent individuals and families. Charlie joined Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management in August of 2002 from the JP Morgan Private Bank, where he was a producing manager within the JP Morgan Securities, Inc. group. He holds the Investments & Wealth Institute™ Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®) certification. In addition, Charlie holds numerous licenses ranging from general securities principal and registered representative, municipal securities principal, national commodities futures, and life and health insurance.

Charlie graduated from the University of Houston’s Cullen College of Engineering with a bachelor of science in chemical engineering (1983) and the Bauer College of Business with a master of business administration (1985). He serves as a Director and Deacon of Crossroads Baptist Church in The Woodlands, TX. He is a supporter and Roundtable Partner of the James A. Baker III Institute of Public Policy at Rice University. He is a former board member of Carolina Creek Christian Camp in Riverside, TX.

Charlie enjoys traveling, golf, reading and the Texas Hill Country. He is a member of The Club at Comanche Trace in Kerrville, TX. Born in London, England, of American parents, he has been a resident of the Houston area since 1969. He lives in The Woodlands, TX, (since 1996), with his wife. Their youngest daughter attends Mercer University, while their adult daughter lives in Houston, and their son, daughter-in-law, and grandson live in Midland, TX.

Address: 24 Waterway Ave., Ste. 600, The Woodlands, TX 77380; Direct: 281-362-4707
Securities Agent: TX, WV, WA, SC, PA, OK, OH, NY, NJ, NC, MO, LA, IL, GA, FL, DE, CO, CA, AZ; Managed Futures; Transactional Futures/Commodities; General Securities Representative; General Securities Principal; Investment Advisor Representative
NMLS#: 1282364

About Me

Jeff has over 23 years of experience in the financial services industry and consulting experience with Foundations, Endowments and High Net Worth family offices.  He joined Morgan Stanley Wealth Management in August 2002 from the JP Morgan Private Bank.  His experience includes advising on risk management, asset allocation and manager selection responsibilities that include both traditional and alternatives investments. 

Jeff graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1993 with a bachelor’s of business administration in finance.  Jeff is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU).  Jeff is also an Alternative Investments Director and Family Wealth Director at Morgan Stanley. 

During Jeff’s collegiate career, he was a four-year All-American swimmer and a member of three National Championship teams at The University of Texas.  Jeff currently supports various charitable programs including the Muscular Dystrophy Association and the ALS Association.  He resides in Houston with his wife and two children.

Address: 2800 Post Oak Blvd Suite 3200, Houston, TX 77056; Direct: 713-966-2179
Securities Agent: TX, WV, WA, SC, PA, OK, OH, NY, NJ, NC, MO, MA, LA, IL, GA, FL, DE, CO, CA, AZ; Managed Futures; Transactional Futures/Commodities; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative
NMLS#: 1282496

About Me

Jonathan Parker has over 15 years experience in the professional services industry including consulting, investment banking and financial advisory. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management in 2007, Jonathan worked at Wachovia Securities in their Energy and Power Group. He successfully completed a broad variety of transactions, including equity (both public and private), debt (both investment grade and high yield), and M&A. 
Jonathan graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor of science in industrial distribution (1998). He also earned a master of business administration from SMU’s Cox School of Business with a concentration in finance (2005).

A native of Hurst, Texas, Jonathan has lived in Houston since 2005 with his wife and two young sons. The Parkers are partners at Grace Bible Church and active supports of Young Life. Jonathan  also serves on the SMU Cox School of Business Alumni Board.  He is a private pilot and also enjoys cooking, hunting, fishing and skiing.

Address: 600 Travis St., Ste. 3700, Houston, TX 77002; Direct: 713-512-4550
Securities Agent: TX, WY, WV, WA, SD, SC, PA, OK, NJ, NC, MT, MO, MA, LA, IL, GA, FL, DE, CO, CA, AZ, AL; Managed Futures; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative
NMLS#: 1278850
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