Andrew Krakauer has been in the financial services industry since 1986 helping his clients meet their short and long-term financial goals.  He has focused his practice on helping build and protect wealth for private individuals and professionals as well as developing benefit plans and business continuation strategies for small business owners.  Andrew understands the importance of helping clients make the most appropriate financial decisions possible and strives to offer clients honest financial strategies to deal with their real life problems.

Recognizing the growing demand for assistance in the area of retirement planning, Andrew recently completed a comprehensive program from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania on the issues surrounding retirement planning strategies and has been awarded by AXA Advisors, LLC the title of Retirement Planning Specialist.

In recognition of his outstanding performance, Andrew has earned many awards and honors at AXA Advisors, LLC.  Most notably, he was inducted into the prestigious Hall of Fame in 1996 and in 2001 received the Superior Achievement Award. In 2014, Andrew was recognized in New York Magazine by Five Star as one of the top Wealth Managers in the New York City area.

Having earned a Ph.D. in psychology, Andrew had his own private practice in Brooklyn, New York from 1978-1986.  Prior to that, he was a psychologist for United Cerebral Palsy of New York State.

Andrew earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Wisconsin in 1971, and went on to earn his Masters from West Georgia College in 1977 and his Ph.D. from Kensington University in 1982.  Committed to his industry, Andrew completed the rigorous course of study and earned his Chartered Fianncial Consultant (ChFC) designation from the American College in Bryn Mawr, PA.

Active in his community, Andrew was the President of Congregation B’nai Jacob in Park Slope from 1995-1998.  In 1999, he was awarded the Borough of Brooklyn Community Service Award which was presented to him by the Brooklyn Borough President.  Andrew and his wife Israela are the proud parents of eight children.


 Andrew Krakauer is a registered representative and investment advisor representative who offers securities and investment advisory services through AXA Advisors, LLC (NY, NY 212-314-4600), member FINRA/SIPC, and is an agent who offers annuity and insurance products through AXA Network, LLC and /or its insurance agency subsidiaries.  AXA Network, LLC does business in California as AXA Network Insurance Agency of California, LLC and, in Utah, as AXA Network Insurance Agency of Utah, LLC.  AXA Advisors and AXA Network are affiliated companies and do not provide tax or legal advice.