Rob Pietroburgo, CFP®
Managing Director – Investments
Rob Pietroburgo, CFP®, focuses on analyzing and developing personal, long-term financial strategies.
Rob has more than 38 years of experience in the securities industry. Before joining Benjamin F. Edwards & Co., Rob held various senior and executive management positions with Wells Fargo Advisors and its predecessor firms of Wachovia Securities and A.G. Edwards. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of A.G. Edwards as well as Director of the firm’s Branch Division.
Prior to joining the financial services industry and following his varsity baseball career with the University of Missouri, Rob played professional baseball for five years with the Cleveland Indians and Seattle Mariners organizations. He is also a 2011 inductee to the St. Louis Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame.
Rob’s wife, Julie Pietroburgo, Ph.D., is a Professor Emeritus at SIU-Edwardsville. They have two children, Dan and Kate, and five grandchildren. Rob is active in his community as he chairs the Board of Directors for the Memorial Medical Center Foundation. During off hours, Rob enjoys tennis, travel, and on most weekends, can be found working on his family vineyards.
What is a CFP®? A CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification, or CFP®, means a financial consultant has successfully completed a rigorous training program followed by a comprehensive 10-hour exam administered in accordance with the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER Board of Standards. Professionals who are awarded this accreditation demonstrate skill in analyzing situations and developing personalized long-term financial strategies. CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S.