With my partners Michael Gandet, Joseph Falbo and Dario Pompeo I formed the Lotus Financial Group LLC, which is an Office of Supervisory Jurisdiction through National Planning Corporation.
Partner, Lotus Financial Group
Michael Gandet is currently the managing principal and co-founder of Lotus Financial Group, an Office of Supervisory Jurisdiction located in Northern New Jersey.
With over 20 years experience in the financial services industry, Mike
has spent time on both the adviser and corporate side of business, which puts him in the unique position of having a vast breadth of knowledge and inner workings of this business.
has been advising clients guiding them to achieve their financial goals since 1992.
also has experience in many areas of running a broker-dealer including compliance, operations and sales management while employed at CJM Planning Corp.
There he successfully led the acquisition of CJM Planning Corp by Genworth and the subsequent integration efforts resulting in a 91% retention rate.
As a Vice President at Genworth, he spent time in a number of lead roles in including being a member on the Board of Directors for Genworth Financial Securities Corp and Genworth Financial Advisory Corp., and developing the short and long term strategy for the company.
He was interim Chairman of the Investment Committee for Genworth as well, overseeing $2.5 billion in client assets.
has a renewed focus on helping clients meet their financial objectives especially during these challenging times.
Michael holds a BS degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from Montclair State University.
currently holds series 6,7,24,63,66,99 and life and variable life insurance licenses.
resides with his
wife and two children in Midland Park where he
is active in the basketball association as a coach.