Michael Pond

By Megan Rizzitello

Michael Pond

Michael joined QP Wealth Management in August 2023.  Michael is a Candidate for CFP® Certification and recently passed the CFP® exam in March 2023 and is currently working toward fulfilling the experience requirement of the CFP® certification.  He is also working toward the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) certification and has recently taken the Level I exam.

Prior to joining QP Wealth Management, Michael worked for Merck & Co., Inc. for 23 years in Sales and Sales Management (9 years), Marketing and Marketing Support (13 years) and lastly Business Development (10 years).

Michael has a rich educational background which includes completing the Program of Study in Certificate in Financial Planning from the University of Miami, a Masters of Business Administration Degree from Brigham Young University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from Brigham Young University.

His outside interests include cooking, reading novels, biking and swimming.  Michael lives in Parkland, FL with his wife Jennifer.  He has four adult children and three grandchildren who love to visit Florida and visit the beach!