EXPERT GUIDANCE FOR THE PATH AHEAD
Curt Engler is Chief Executive Officer of Risk Consulting Partners’ St. Louis.
Prior to joining the company, Mr. Engler spent twenty-two years at Aon Risk Solutions in St. Louis. He was an Executive Vice President and Senior Director, Client Relations. Mr. Engler was President and CEO of Frank B. Hall & Co. of Missouri and the Chairman and CEO of several successful local St. Louis brokerage firms. He began his career at Marsh & McLennan in St. Louis and New York.
He is a cofounder of Samuel Cupples House Foundation and St. Louis Firefighters Lifesaving Foundation, as well as a current director of the Transportation Museum and the Psychoanalytic Institute of St. Louis. He is actively involved in organizations throughout St. Louis.
Mr. Engler is a graduate of St. Louis University with a Bachelor of Science in Commerce & Finance.
In leading the Life and Business Continuity Planning Practice, Gary brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and leadership to RCP. He has held roles as a “C” level executive and managing partner with top companies including MetLife, New York Life and Mass Mutual.
Particularly his passion has been building organizations that develop consultative sales professionals who meet the ongoing needs of the clients. Gary’s mantra is “our goal is to build long term relationships with ongoing efforts to manage our clients every changing situations.”
After building two highly successful sales organizations that gained national prominence, Gary’s ultimate challenge came in 2006. Over the next decade he lead a team that distributed the highly successful “Retire wise” program for MetLife. Starting from scratch this business venture today does well over a billion in revenue and serves over 2000 companies with financial education and consultative direction.
Joining RCP in its infancy in 2015, Gary continues his passion of building a niche for his specialization within the framework of a “best in class” company. Behind the continuous development of his business is the ever present desire for personal growth. A graduate of Harding University. Gary has received professional designations for CLU and CHFC from the American College of Financial Services in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, as well as certification from the Executive Strategy Series at Harvard Business School in Boston. He also has been a participant of Strategic Coach and Connect to the Core based in Toronto.
Active in the Life Insurance industry as a leader and advocate, Gary served 10 years on the board of GAMA International becoming President in 2000. Subsequently he became chairman elect of the LIFE Foundation in Washington D.C. and also served as a board member for several years.
He and his wife Dianne enjoy their charitable work with both special needs and mental health issues focused on children. They reside in Plano, Texas as proud parents, grandparents and the guardians of three rescue dogs.