Larry Van Quathem, CFP®

Larry Van Quathem, CFP®

First Vice President

Phone: 480-494-2210
Fax: 480-258-6099

Larry Van Quathem, First Vice President, CFP® is an Arizona native who has grown up in the Financial Services business. His father Bob became a Financial Consultant for Merrill Lynch when Larry was just 7 years old. After achieving a B.S. in Finance in 1993 at the University of Arizona, Larry began his career with Merrill Lynch in 1995. Bob and Larry worked together for 11 years before his father retired after 31 years as a financial advisor in 2009. After 20 years of experience at Merrill Lynch, Larry decided to join the boutique firm of ABLE Financial Group in Scottsdale in 2015. He saw it as a great opportunity to increase the quality of service for his clients and to have more control over how that service is delivered.

Larry is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM (CFP®) a certification awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. He excels at listening to a client’s personal goals and then offering effective approaches to help achieve them using a written plan of action. Larry creates a personalized service model for each client that enables him to serve as a financial coach for his clients and make sure they are taking appropriate action to help reach their financial and life goals.

Larry also likes to spend his time getting involved in the community. He currently volunteers for Delta Sigma Pi –a Professional Business Fraternity, serves on the Board of Directors for the Association for Supportive Child Care, and is a past active member of the Scottsdale 20-30 club. Professionally, Larry has been a member of the Central Arizona Estate Planning Council since 2010. Larry and his wife, Michele live in Phoenix with their son Jake. When he is not busy servicing his clients, he enjoys golf, tennis, and running.