Mike Sedlak


Mike Sedlak, MBA, CFP®, CFA, CEPA, is a partner of wealth management services with over 25 years of experience supporting executives, business owners, and individuals in financial planning and investing. Mike helps individuals clarify issues in complex estates, private investments and executive compensation programs. He efficiently guides business owners through the process of enhancing value and transferring ownership.

Before joining Sikich, Mike was the founder and managing member of Golden Trail Advisers, LLC, a wealth management firm acquired by Sikich in 2024. He lives in suburban Chicago with his wife. When Mike isn’t working, he enjoys golfing, skiing, hiking and racquetball.


  • Rotary Club of Hinsdale, Past President, Vice President & Board Member
  • Knights of Columbus, 4th Degree Member & Golf Outing Chairman


  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Northwestern University, Kellogg Graduate School of Management


  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA)

Investment advisory services offered through Sikich Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor.