Christopher Battiste CFP®, MBA

Christopher Battiste CFP®, MBA


Christopher Battiste is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) and holds an MBA from Union College. He has more than 20 years of financial planning and investment experience, specializing in estate planning and asset management and distribution strategies for retirement.

Chris returned to AFG in June 2012 to concentrate exclusively on servicing clients, after serving seven years as manager of the investment division of the Mass Mutual Albany Agency. At Mass Mutual, Chris was responsible for growing the agency’s investment business, supervising registered representatives, and acting as one of the agency's registered principals.

Chris is a past president of the Estate Planning Council of Eastern New York and also a former board member of the Financial Planning Association of Northeastern New York.

He resides in Niskayuna with his wife Maureen and daughters, Lisa and Christina.