Christopher Barber
 Regional President - East Region,
Executive Vice President - Long Island Branch
Ferdinand Ruplin,  ChFC, CLU
Executive Vice President - East Region
John Surace
Senior Vice President - East Region 


Welcome to AXA Advisors Long Island Branchs Web Site

With approximately 260 financial professionals and 30 staff members, AXA Advisors Long Island Branch is proud to serve the Long Island, Queens and Brooklyn communities with three office locations in Woodbury and Downtown Brooklyn. When you work with us you will be establishing a personal relationship with a knowledgeable financial professional – a trusted ally who will take the time to understand your unique investment objectives, someone who can provide access to the capabilities of a global resource. Working together, we can define a strategy and create a road map that can help you build your financial future.

The Long Island AXA Advisors branch offers the Long Island, Queens and Brooklyn communities the following Products and Services:

•         Life Insurance

•         Estate Planning  

•         Investing 

•         Annuities

•         Retirement Planning  

To ensure that our financial professionals stay on top of their field, many regularly attend industry training and certification programs. This includes completing the curriculum and passing the rigorous exams for the:

  • Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) profesional designation of the American College
  • Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) profesional designation of the American College
  • Master of Science in Financial Services (MSFS)
  • FINRA Registrations: Series 6, Series 7, and Series 66

Maintaining solid professional foundations are extremely important. Many of our financial professionals are members of:

  • The Million Dollar Round Table
  • The National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors
  • Suffolk Association of Life Underwriters
  • The Estate Planning Council
  • Association of Certified Financial Planners
  • Retirement Planning Specialists

As one of the largest financial service organizations in the tri-state area, AXA Advisors provides opportunities for motivated, focused and enthusiastic professionals seeking entrepreneurial challenge and who have the desire to help others work toward their financial goals. Feel free to visit the professional opportunity section of this web site for more information.*

Believing in giving back to the community, financial professionals of the Long Island Branch are civic-minded leaders who are members of many local and charitable organizations. In almost every community, theres an AXA Advisors financial professional giving of his or her time to make Long Island a better place to live.



Woodbury Office: 1000 Woodbury Road, Suite 300, Woodbury, NY 11797
Phone: 516-488-1000   Fax: 516-488-1081





*AXA Advisors, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer  and Affirmative Actrion- M/F/D/V

CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and CFP (with flame logo)® are certification marks owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. These marks are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.