Eric Lian

Senior Wealth Advisor

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

Today, Eric and Centric Advisors 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, he couples his 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.

Eric graduated Cum Laude with B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee. Eric has lived and worked internationally in Mexico, Venezuela, China, and United States. He is fluent in English and Spanish. Eric and his beautiful wife, Maritza, lives in Katy, Texas with their 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