Michael Grau, CFP®, RICP®
First Vice President - Investment Officer
For more than 18 years, Mike has been assisting clients to build, manage, preserve and transition their wealth. His background in accounting, a strong work ethic, and a passionate interest in helping others bring Mike the opportunity to serve clients in all stages of their financial life.
Mike began his career in financial advising with Smith Barney and in 2009 joined Wells Fargo Advisors. Prior to joining Smith Barney he spent twenty years in Accounting serving as controller for a local businesses in the Louisville area. During this time, he achieved the Certification in Management Accounting (CMA) designation.
As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) professional, Mike works with individuals and organizations through all stages of investment planning at Axiom Financial Strategies Group of Wells Fargo Advisors. He also holds the Retirement Income Certified Professional® (RICP®) certification giving him the knowledge to look deeper at the retirement picture of clients for income solutions.
Mike received a Bachelor of Science degree in both Accounting and Finance from The University of Dayton, Dayton, OH.
In 1982 Mike moved to Louisville and soon after met his wife, Kimberly. They have two wonderful daughters, Hannah and Madison. Mike’s personal interests include golf, tennis, fitness training ,and traveling with his family.