Gregory P. Benner, CPWA<sup>®</sup>, CFP<sup>®</sup>, CLU<sup>®</sup>, CHFC<sup>®</sup>

Gregory P. Benner, CPWA®, CFP®, CLU®, CHFC®

Managing Partner

Gregory P. Benner, CPWA®, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU® has over sixteen years of experience as a financial advisor. Greg’s practice is based on developing holistic financial plans that help his clients integrate sophisticated retirement, tax, risk management and estate planning strategies into an actionable plan, then stay the course as their behavioral coach. Prior to founding Vertex, Greg spent four years as a founding partner of a Registered Investment Advisory firm affiliated with LPL Financial. He also spent seven years with JPMorgan Chase as a Senior Financial Advisor, and was a Financial Representative with Northwestern Mutual Life.

Greg holds the Certified Private Wealth Advisor®  designation and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Certificant. He also holds the Chartered Financial Consultant and Chartered Life Underwriter designations. He earned a B.S. in Finance from Miami University. He and his wife Lindsey reside in Naperville, IL with their daughter.