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Kurt Gillhaus

VP of Marketing

Life Settlement Solutions


Kurt Gillhaus, CLU, ChFC, joined Life Settlement Solutions as vice president of marketing in November 2005, coming to the company with extensive and distinguished experience in the life insurance and financial services business. Mr. Gillhaus' responsibilities include the development of product distribution networks, relationship management with all firms distributing LSS product lines, product education, branding, advertising, educational collateral material development, public relations, industry events, and promotions. Previously, he served in various executive roles for Prudential Financial during his 19 years of employment and achieved a rare blend of expertise in both home office leadership and sales leadership functions. Mr. Gillhaus developed expertise and achieved successes in financial, marketing, sales, compensation, technology, and learning disciplines. He drove results and improvements in marketing and sales results for insurance and financial services products at local, territorial, and national levels. While employed by Prudential, Mr. Gillhaus held California resident insurance producer licenses as a life agent, variable contracts agent, and fire and casualty broker/agent. He was also a Registered Representative and principal associated with Prudential's affiliated broker/dealer, Pruco Securities, LLC. Mr. Gillhaus is a certified life underwriter and chartered financial consultant, and is currently completing his certified financial planner credentials and graduate studies. He is a graduate of Rutgers University.