Yusuf Abugideiri, CFP®
Yusuf Abugideiri, CFP® earned a B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech’s CFP® Certification Education Track, a CFP® Board-Registered Program. He is currently pursuing an M.A. in Economics at George Mason University.
Yusuf is a member of the Financial Planning Association® (FPA®). He has served on the Financial Planning Day and Career Day committees through FPA’s National Capital Area chapter and is currently serving on the chapter’s board as the Director of PR, Media Relations and Communications. Yusuf is a member of FPA’s NexGen community and is a graduate of FPA’s Residency Program.
In 2016, Yusuf was named to InvestmentNews’ 40 Under 40 list, which recognizes members of the financial advisory industry who are under 40 years of age and have changed the industry for the better. He was also named to WealthManagement’s list of the top CFP®-holders under age 36.
Yusuf is co-chair of the Recent Alumni Board of the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech; he visits campus frequently to speak in financial planning classes and to promote Virginia Tech to prospective students. In his free time, Yusuf enjoys watching sports and movies, working out, and spending time with friends and family.
Client Focus: As a Financial Planner, Yusuf works with the Financial Planning Team to implement strategies and recommendations that help clients to achieve their Live Big® goals.
Current Update: Yusuf is looking forward to resuming classes for the last time(!) at the end of August. Yusuf will be taking American Economic History, which he feels is a perfect way to conclude his master’s degree program – spending a semester reviewing the concepts he’s been learning in a historical context. Aside from going back to school, Yusuf is also looking forward to the return of all things football and expects to compete for the championship in Yeske Buie’s fantasy league this year.