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Brian A. Barker, CFP®, AIF®

Director of Asset Management Senior Vice President


About Brian A. Barker, CFP®, AIF®

Brian is the Director of Asset Management for South State Wealth. Prior to joining South State Bank in 2009, Brian was a portfolio manager for Wachovia serving Western North Carolina and the Upstate of South Carolina.

Brian is a past president for the South Carolina Financial Planning Association chapter. He is also a member of the Investment Management Consultants Association, the Greenville Estate Planning Council, and the Spartanburg Estate Planning Council. Brian is a member of the Piedmont Economics Club, a board member of SC Economics, and a board member of the City of Greenville’s Firemen’s Pension Fund.

Brian graduated from Clemson University with a B.S. in Economics. He received his MBA from the University of South Carolina. Brian is a Certified Financial Planner® and an Accredited Investment Fiduciary®.

Brian lives in Greenville with his wife, Heather. He enjoys reading and being outdoors.