David Giertz, commonly known as Dave, became the president of Nationwide Financial Distributors in March 2013. David Giertz has worked as a financial advisor for more than thirty years with the help of innovative processes and strategies.
David Giertz Career Background
Before his advancement to Nationwide, Mr. Giertz began his career at Citicorp Investment as a Financial Services Advisor. He progressed to an Area Director at Citicorp and later got a promotion to Executive Vice President of Sales. According to yolasite.com, from 1989 to 1993, David worked at Financial Horizons Security Corporation. Before becoming President of Nationwide Financial Distributors, David served as a Senior Vice President in the company.
Mr. David Giertz is a registered broker registered with FINRA and has accreditation from the Principal/Supervisory Exam, General Industry & Products Exam and the State Securities Law Exam. David is a Certified Business Coach with the World Association of Business Coaches where he has achieved a world-class score for Gallup associate engagement. David Giertz holds an MBA from the University of Miami, and a BS from Millikin University.
David Giertz Accomplishments
In 1999, Mr. David Giertz joined Nationwide as the Regional Vice President where he was responsible for the forty-eight percent increase in revenue in the in the Southeast Territory. In 2004, David led the channel at Financial Institutions Bank and by 2009 his channel expanded and included the Wirehouse distribution channel. During his tenure at Financial Institutions Bank on SoundCloud.com, there was a growth in revenue from 1.5 billion dollars to 8 billion dollars.
David’s most recent accomplishment is growing Nationwide Financial Distributors’ revenue from 11 billion dollars to 17.8 billion dollars. David has delivered operating results that are robust and exceed the target of the Profit and Loss accounts. Giertz has successfully led the wholesale distribution and strategy of various sectors such as Regional Firms, Independent Broker/Dealers, Specialty Markets, Private-Sector Retirement Plans, Annuities, Life Insurance, IMOs, and Wirehouses.
Giertz came from a modest upbringing and had to educate himself through college. He is a hard worker who is people-focused and believes that all employees should be treated with respect regardless of their roles.