Gary Ribe, CFA, CFP®

Gary Ribe, CFA, CFP® is the Chief Investment Officer at MACRO Consulting Group.  He brings over 10 years of experience in investment management to the Flat Fee Portfolios team.

Flat Fee Portfolios is a low-cost asset management solution that provides high-quality investment solutions to investors who are simply looking for asset management advice and do not require complex financial planning services. As Chief Investment Officer, Gary chairs our Investment Committee, manages portfolios, and  conducts research/due diligence on potential investments. Additionally, he works with the Financial Advisors to determine the appropriate investment strategy and best implementation for each client.

Gary’s background has provided him with an extensive knowledge of both sophisticated investment strategies and the financial services industry. Prior to joining MACRO Consulting Group, Gary was a Financial Advisor for one of the largest brokerage firms in the world and an Analyst for a hedge fund. 

Gary has a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance from Grove City College and an MBA with an Asset Management Concentration from the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia.  He holds his Chartered Financial Analyst and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designations.  He is also a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA).