Cassaday & Company, Inc. - Our Team
By: Christopher Krell
was named by Northern Virginia Magazine
as a "Top Financial Professional" in April 2011 edition.
Reuters Top advisors 2008 Recognizes Christopher Krell
Christopher A. Krell, CFP®, CFS
personally assists his
clients by listening to his
client's needs, which enables him to evaluate and educate the families he
serves about their financial situation in a comprehensive nature.
is able to guide his
clients through all of the complexities of the interrelated areas of personal finance.
This approach to financial counseling focuses on all facets of wealth management, including investments, taxes, cash flow generation, insurance, and estate planning.
"If the client has a question that involves a dollar sign, then I like to be able to counsel them with their options and help them make informed, educated decisions.
Moreover, I make sure that all of these areas and properly dovetailed with one another as if it were a case study out of my financial planning textbook".
also takes time to provide multigenerational counseling to the financial needs of his
clients and their families.
Compelled to achieve one goal, Christopher
clients as if they are his
By limiting the number of clients that he
is able to focus on achieving a deeper level of financial counseling that he
finds necessary with high net-worth clients.
Serving as the financial quarterback for his clients, he leads wealth summits with his client's other trusted financial professionals- including estate planners, accountants and various attorneys - who render coordinated services.
Having joined Cassaday & Company in February of 1997 as the Director of Research, Christopher has since established himself as a trusted financial planner developing expertise in comprehensive financial planning for professionals and small businesses.
is among the firm's top representatives and a member of the prestigious "Royal Court.
† Currently, Christopher's minimum account size that he
oversees for his
clients is $1,000,000.
Initially responsible for developing the research process that currently shapes the research department of our firm, Christopher now oversees all of the firm's bond investments and sits as a Vice Chairman of the Investment Policy Committee that makes investment decisions for the firm.
has written or contributed to numerous articles, as well as had his
own column, "Money Matters", in the Loudoun Times Mirror.
has been quoted or given material for among others things, The CBS Evening News, The Washington Times, The Washington Post, Bankrate.com, and Viva Tysons Magazine
Christopher is a graduate of the Pamplin College of Business School at Virginia Polytechnic and State University (VA Tech), and has through post graduate work attained his status as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ through the College of Financial Planning and Georgetown University.
Additionally, Christopher is a Certified Fund Specialist and is affiliated as a registered representative with Royal Alliance Associates, one of the largest independent broker dealer firms in the country.
Christopher currently volunteers with low income, elderly individuals in the Northern Virginia area, assists with the Special Olympics at Fairfax County Public Schools and has been the Chairman for the Washington Redskins-Optimist Club fundraiser for benefit of mentally and physically abused children.
Additionally, Christopher sat on the board for local chapters of the Optimist Club and Lions Club.
currently lives in Arlington, Virginia with his
wife, Donika, his
new son, Jack and adorable dog, Kenny.
If you would like to contact Christopher
directly, please call (703) 506-8200, or email him at email@example.com.