Alex Petrenko, QKA, serves as Senior Vice President of Retirement Plan Consulting for First Allied Retirement Services, assisting independent financial advisors in their efforts to design and implement custom company-sponsored retirement plans for small business owners. In addition to performing retirement plan consulting, Mr. Petrenko researches complex retirement plan issues, provides continuing education, and supports marketing and business development efforts.
Mr. Petrenko has been working in the financial services industry for more than 10 years. Prior to joining First Allied in 2006, he assisted small business owners in the creation of personal financial and employee benefit plan strategies. Alex is a credentialed member of the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries (ASPPA) and a recipient of the 2010 Martin Rosenberg Academic Achievement Award. He earned his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in philology from the St. Petersburg University of Humanities and Social Sciences in Russia.