Benjamin J. Hiers
President & COO
Benjamin J. Hiers has nearly 15 years of financial services and corporate development experience. Ben joined NPA in 2005 and has led the firm’s Integrated Partners program and institutionalized its Marketing department.
In his current role, Ben oversees of all aspects of the firm’s day-to-day operations. He frequently meets with NPA advisors regarding practice management issues and ensures the firm is positioned to drive continued value to advisor practices. Ben also serves as the liaison to Broker/Dealer LPL Financial, advocating on advisors’ behalf and leveraging the firm’s scale to secure the highest level of support.
Prior to joining NPA, Ben spent six years at Lucent Technologies, where he served as Manager of Equity Capital Markets and completed the Financial Leadership Development Program. He also worked in Lucent’s Mergers and Acquisitions and Treasury departments. Ben is an LPL registered principal and holds Series 7, 24, and 66 registrations through LPL Financial. Ben graduated as Valedictorian from Babson College and earned a Master’s Degree (Summa Cum Laude) from the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business.
Ben resides in Bedford, NH, with his wife Jill and their two children.