CFP®, ChFC®, CIMA®
Founder and CEO
Andy Ferguson is the founder of Proquility Private Wealth Partners, a fully independent Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) based in Las Vegas, Nevada and serving clients throughout the United States.
Andy founded Proquility to provide individualized attention and customized planning and investment services for select clients in need of multigenerational financial advice, education, and guidance. The RIA discreetly serves the unique goals of 56 high net worth client families and their philanthropic foundations throughout the United States.
With more than 37 years of experience in financial and estate planning at Merrill Lynch, Andy is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) as well as a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC). His Bachelor of Science in Finance is from the University of Arizona, and he received his Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA) designation from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Andy has served as Chairperson of the Merrill Lynch Advisory Council to Management (ACTM), advising the senior management of the company on issues affecting clients worldwide. He also served as an industry arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) between 1994 and 2006. Since 2015 he has been included on the Barron’s “Top 1,200 Financial Advisors” list on an annual basis. In 2018, 2019, and 2020 he was named to the Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Advisors” list.
Andy has been a Las Vegas resident for over 30 years and has maintained an active role in the community. He is past President of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Las Vegas Foundation and has served on the advisory committee for the Marty Hennessy Inspiring Children Foundation. In addition, he is a member of the UNLV Planned Giving Advisors Council and the University of Arizona President’s Club.
Andy is a classic film devotee, enjoys playing tennis, bike riding, and sharing a passion for animals with wife Terri in caring for three rescued cats. He has three adult sons and balances his time between Las Vegas and Naples, Florida.