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Brian Austin, Private Wealth Advisor serving the Indianapolis, IN area - Ameriprise Advisors

Brian Austin


Private Wealth Advisor

PVA Wealth Advisors

An Ameriprise Private Wealth Advisor

Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.
Background and qualification information is available at FINRA’s BrokerCheck website. | Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC Client Relationship Summary Disclosure.

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Investments
  • Family Finances
  • Employee Stock Options
  • Saving for Education
  • Small Business


  • RFC® Registered Financial Consultant
  • APMA™ Accredited Portfolio Management Advisor™
  • CKA® Certified Kingdom Advisor®
  • RFC International Association of Registered Financial Consultants

Awards & recognition

  • PVA Wealth Advisors, Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2023-2024
  • Ameriprise Circle of Success Chairman’s Advisory Council, 2024
  • Barron’s Top 1,200 Financial Advisors, 2021-2024
  • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2022-2024
  • PVA Wealth Advisors, Ameriprise Client Experience Award, 2021-2023
  • Five Star Wealth Manager, 2020, 2022-2023
  • Ameriprise Ultimate Digital Excellence Award, 2021, 2023
  • Ameriprise Circle of Success, 2020-2022

Community participation

  • Leader/Volunteer at our church in children's classes and in men's studies
  • Leader/Coordinator of Financial Peace University classes
  • Our team participates in multiple service activities through the year including Second Helpings and Gleaners Food Bank (both in Indianapolis)
  • I volunteer and serve with a local nonprofit men's ministry group named Fight Club to help other men live out their lives as leaders in their homes and communities
  • We volunteer with and recently traveled to serve with Northwest Haiti Christian Mission


My family (wife, son, and two daughters) and friends are a huge part of my life. We are actively involved in our church and enjoy helping out every chance we get. We love to volunteer in the community and look forward to opportunities to help others as much as we can. We always enjoy attending live sports and music events.

Honored to be recognized in Barron's

My team and I are committed to helping our clients with their financial goals, both today and tomorrow. Barron’s has recognized this dedication by including me on their 2024 Top 1,200 Financial Advisors list. I’m honored, and I’d like to thank my hard-working team and our loyal clients for making this recognition possible. I look forward to continuing our work together!