Founding Partner, Veris Wealth Partners, LLC
New York, NY
Anders Ferguson is an experienced, successful entrepreneur and financier. He focuses on the leading edge of sustainability & wellbeing. He brings his passion for sustainable alternative assets, capital formation, strategy, and transformational leadership to support Veris.
Veris Wealth Partners is an independent wealth management firm founded by five partners who share a deep conviction in the interdependence of values, wealth and sustainability. Veris believes managing that interdependence with knowledge and wisdom delivers benefits for individuals, companies, and society.
Anders also currently serves as Vice-Chair of Uplift Media LLC, the largest portfolio company of Uplift Equity Partners. Uplift is an investment partnership focused on opportunities in the rapidly growing Health and Wellness market. He has been actively involved in the sale or purchase of a dozen Sustainable & Wellness firms and a partner/advisor with 3 Investment Banks.
In 2000 he founded “Spirit in Business”, which connects a world wide community of leaders who are involved in the practical exploration of how values, psychology and the mind affect leadership, business practices and corporate profitability.
Anders served as the Chair of Northeast Cooperatives, an Organic Distributor that he helped grow revenues 20 times to $125 million before selling to United National Foods (UNFI) in 2002. Anders graduated from Oberlin College, B.A., in History and Environmental Studies and studied agriculture at Purdue University.