BOSTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Robert Edgar has joined Securian Financial Group as a regional vice president of sales, working exclusively with credit unions on their qualified retirement plans for employees.
Edgar, based in Greater Boston, joins Securian from CUNA Mutual Group, where he held a similar position for more than eight years.
Securian products are available in more than 3,000 credit unions located through the United States. Securian is also the parent company of Allied Solutions, one of the largest distributors of products and services to credit unions.
In addition to providing products and services to credit unions, Securian also manages numerous qualified retirement plans offered by credit unions to their employees.
Edgar will leverage his and Securian’s expertise with advisors and credit unions to help them bring customized retirement plan programs to credit union employees.
“Securian has offered loan-protection products through credit unions since 1951, and we have also been a longtime provider of retirement plan services to many credit union clients,” said Steve Chappell, national sales vice president for Securian’s Retirement Plans division. “Adding Edgar and his wealth of experience to our team furthers our commitment to credit unions and our many longstanding relationships in the market.”
Edgar holds FINRA series 6, 7 and 63 registrations, and he has earned the Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®) designation. He is a 1998 graduate of Auburn University.
About Securian’s Retirement Plans Division
Securian’s Retirement Plans division has been helping people save for retirement since 1930. Its platform features long-tenured retirement specialists, industry-leading fee levelization practices and extensive administrative outsourcing, most of which is offered at no additional cost. Securian provides services to employer-sponsored retirement plans through group annuity products issued by Minnesota Life Insurance Company.
About Securian Financial Group
Since 1880, Securian Financial Group and its affiliates have provided financial security for individuals and businesses in the form of insurance, investments and retirement plans. Now one of the nation’s largest financial services providers, Securian is the holding company parent of a group of companies that offer a broad range of financial services.