Walker Hays

Walker Hays, CRPS, CPFA

Managing Director, Investments


  • Private clients and families
  • Corporate employee retirement plan services 


  • B. Riley Wealth Management, since 1997
  • 29 years in industry
  • Certified Retirement Plan SpecialistSM (CRPS®)
  • Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor (CPFA®)


  • Washington & Lee University 


Walker has over 25 years of experience in the Retirement Plan and individual financial consulting field. Walker believes in working with Plan Sponsors comprehensively to develop and recommend strategies and tactics to accomplish the discovered objectives of the company retirement plan. The retirement plan market is complex and requires dedication and Walker has built a team solely dedicated to this constantly changing and regulated market. His team, Hays Financial Group, manages more than 40 retirement plans with over $400 million in assets and over 6,000 participants.

B. Riley Wealth is a leading private wealth and investment management platform that provides comprehensive consultative financial planning services and solutions spanning securities brokerage, investment management, variable insurance products, and tax planning and preparation services. B. Riley Wealth's experienced representatives leverage the diverse resources and expertise offered by other B. Riley companies to meet their clients' unique financial needs.