Advisor Council

Blair duQuesnay, CFA, CFP

Courtesy Blair duQuesnay

Blair duQuesnay, a chartered financial analyst and certified financial planner, is an investment advisor at Ritholtz Wealth Management. She specializes in working with the firm's high net worth clients and families and is also a member of RWM's investment committee. DuQuesnay writes about personal finance and issues pertaining to women on her blog, The Belle Curve. 

DuQuesnay is an active contributor and commenter on the financial services industry. She is the author of a viral 2019 opinion piece in The New York Times, "Consider Firing Your Male Broker." She has been featured or quoted in publications and media such as CNBC, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, InvestmentNews, Morningstar Advisor Magazine and Business Insider. She has been featured as a speaker, moderator, and panelist at many financial industry conferences. 

DuQuesnay is a past president of the CFA Society of Louisiana. She lives in New Orleans with her husband and two young children. 

DuQuesnay can be reached via email at