Park Sutton Advisors, A Waller Helms Company (“Park Sutton Advisors”) is pleased to have represented Financial Solutions, LLC (“FS”) on its sale to Pensionmark Financial Group, LLC (“Pensionmark”), a leading RIA with $76 billion of supported assets and owned by World Insurance Associates, LLC (“World”). FS is headquartered in Waukesha, Wisconsin, and has approximately $1.1 billion in assets under management / administration.
“Our approach to serving clients is all-encompassing – we guide them through all stages of their financial lives,” said Tim McGrath, Managing Partner of FS. “Joining a strong growth partner like Pensionmark enables us to further elevate our client experience while simultaneously maintaining our values, vision, and existing team to continue delivering the exceptional service our clients expect.”
“This is a very strategic acquisition for us since we are expanding Pensionmark and World’s presence in the Midwest and we have a strategic focus nationally to expand within the wealth management space in general,” said Troy Hammond, Chief Executive Officer of Pensionmark. “Financial Solutions has a complementary business model in that it bridges wealth and retirement services much like we do. By joining forces, we can strengthen our resources and provide our clients with a highly competitive offering.”
Park Sutton Advisors Director, Donald Schipf, CFA led the transaction. Schipf stated, “The partnership with Pensionmark will help Financial Solutions expand its capabilities and improve the overall client experience. We are excited to see their combined success in the years to come.”