Varnell Bien-Aime is founder and director of Bien-Aime Investment Group LLC and Wealth Builders International (BAI). BAI is a consulting and financial services company with its main focus on assisting enterprises in the Greater Charlotte NC region on capital markets activities, insurance, and wealth planning.
As a native of Westbury, NY, Varnell moved to Charlotte, NC, in 1996 to attend UNC Charlotte, where he majored in business management. Varnell is well-versed in demonstrating management best practices and is a natural leader, who has been repeatedly tapped in the workplace for commercial and operational leadership of key strategic initiatives. He spent nearly ten years in the management and financial services industry including working for Wachovia Securities and Merrill Lynch's prestigious Professional Management Development Program.
Varnell has managed a private fund with forex and futures as the security of choice to compete in the expanding customer markets. He has spent fifteen years studying and analyzing forex funds and will soon be one of the most sought-after traders in Charlotte Metro Area.
With such a unique experience and various roles he is currently working on his first published book. This financial literature will navigate his journey and lessons learned that enabled him to develop a mantra and a mindset that will help anyone who reads find a purpose and inspiration in staying the course. The book provides great foundational principles that will guide you through responsible financial decisions.
In the community, Varnell has been called upon to speak on numerous panels regarding financial literacy topics. In addition, he has been asked to facilitate and lead workshops at churches and other non-profits on wealth management. His passion is to educate and inspire everyone to reach their fullest potential. He is also one of the founders of the Mansa Musa Financial Literacy Camp, whose aim is to provide financial education and day trading training to high school students.
Varnell has been married to his wife, Alisha, for more than 10 years and has three children; Niccolaz, Nyjhol, and Nyomi. In his spare time, he likes to work out, go for walks, and play golf, when the time permits. He also loves to travel and spend time with his family and friends. Varnell lives by the motto that success is a journey not a destination.
Bien-Aime Investment Group
Charlotte, North Carolina