Eric Lian

Senior Wealth Advisor

Hi I’m Eric Lian, a Senior Wealth Advisor with Centric Advisors. I’ve spent 18 years as a proven professional in the Oil and Gas industry in various management and business development roles all over the world. I started my financial career with Clearwater Oaks Financial in 2018 as COO and Vice President, drawing inspiration from my son, who is Autistic and realized the importance of financial planning.

Today, Centric Advisors & myself serve a client family rich in diversity of culture, nationality, race, educational and professional backgrounds. Whether working with individuals, families, entrepreneurs, small businesses, or referrals, I couple my proven expertise and ability to listen with the specialized expertise of other veteran advisors and strategic alliances helping his clients maximize their current quality of life and tackle some of their most complex financial concerns.

I graduated Cum Laude with B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee. I have lived and worked internationally in Mexico, Venezuela, China, and United States. I’m fluent in English and Spanish. Me and my beautiful wife, Maritza, live in Katy, Texas with our two children.

Getting To Know Eric

I joined the industry

to help people and business owners achieve financial independence.

I draw inspiration

from my son who is Austisic.
It has opened my eyes to see that there is a huge need in this community.
I'm passionate about helping
Children with Special Needs and their families.

In my free time

you can find me grilling outdoors and spending time with my family.

My hidden talent

I'm a musician and grill master!


I was born in Malaysia, raised in Tennessee, and have lived all over the world. I am fluent in Spanish and English and conversational in Chinese.



Centric Foundations

Years of Experience


Passion for

Parents of Special Needs Children