Wouter Fourie, Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers
Financial Planner of the year 2015/2016. Wouter Fourie, CFP®, won the 2015/2016 FPI Financial Planner of the Year award, sponsored by Personal Finance, which honours the most proficient professional financial planner in the profession. Wouter is an Advanced Post Graduate qualified Financial Planner (Investments and Estate planning) with more than 18 years experience in the field of comprehensive financial planning and Wealth Management. He is also a qualified Professional Accountant (SA) with postgraduate qualifications in advanced taxation. Wouter Fourie, CFP® is the CEO of Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers, one of the first multidisciplinary practices in South Africa. Wouter has been invited as guest speaker on Business Day TV, Kyknet TV, Summit TV, RSG Radio and various other radio stations and a guest lecturer at the University of Pretoria. Recently appointed Director of the Financial Planning Institute of South Africa (FPI), Director and Chairman of the FPI Centre for Professional Development (Pty) Ltd, Chairman of the Certification Advisory Panel, Chairman of the FPI Pretoria Regional Committee & Member of the FPI Practice Standards Working Group. Wouter received special recognition from FPI’s CEO, Godfrey Nti, (23/10/2014) for volunteering and voluntary contribution to help raise the level of Professionalism of Financial Planning in South Africa as well as building a strong sense of community within the financial planning profession. Wouter’s passion is to help a select group of individuals, families, businesses, and institutions to build, manage, protect and transition wealth.