Robert Williams
Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
NMLS #1500550
300 W Vine St
Lexington, KY 40507
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Robert S. Williams is a Wealth Management Advisor with the Lexington office of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management. He has over 20 years of experience in wealth management guidance and investment management. In working with individuals, families, businesses or endowments, the conversation always begins by identifying goals. Rob utilizes the vast resources of Bank of America & Merrill to provide a holistic goals based wealth management experience to every one of his clients.

Rob earned a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Finance and Accounting from the University of Kentucky. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER professional, a designation awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. He holds the Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor, CRPC designation awarded by the College for Financial Planning Institutes Corp. He also holds the Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor, CPFATM designation awarded by the National Association of Plan Advisors. In addition, Rob holds the Series 7, 31, & 66 FINRA registrations, as well as Kentucky Life and Health Insurance licenses.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, travel, sports and fitness.

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Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and the CFP® (with plaque design) in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.
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Robert Williams is registered to do business in AL, CA, DC, FL, GA, HI, IN, KY, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, TX, VA, WV.