A savvy businessman with a wide-ranging expertise in finance, Dr. Geoffrey A. VanderPal serves as a DIrector and Chief Investment Officer of Elite Financial Planning Group of America, Inc. Overseeing all aspects of the company, Dr. VanderPal brings a multitude of certifications and experiences to the company. Dr. Geoffrey VanderPal is well respected in Nevada, and he keeps current with the financial world through memberships in esteemed organizations, such as the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants, The Financial Planning Association, and the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists.
Dr. Geoffrey VanderPal is Nevada’s most credentialed financial planner with seven securities licenses and five insurance licenses. In 2000, Dr. VanderPal earned his certification for personal financial planning from the University of California at Berkeley, setting the stage for his success in his executive role at Elite Financial Planning Group of America. Dr. Geoffrey VanderPal has also earned the designations of Chartered Life Underwriter, Certified Fund Specialist, Certified Treasury Professional, Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, and Registered Financial Consultant. Additionally, Dr. VanderPal possesses three degrees: a BS in Business Administration from Columbia College, an MBA from Webster University, and a DBA in Finance with Honors from Nova Southeastern University.
Dr. Geoffrey VanderPal began his career in finance at age 25, when he created and then sold a mutual fund company. Afterward, Dr. Geoffrey VanderPal held a number of increasingly important positions with Citibank/Citicorp Investment Services, Inc. and First Union Securities, Inc. An avid traveler, Dr. Geoffrey VanderPal has been to over 30 countries to date, and he intends to travel to many more. Dr. Geoffrey VanderPal, a resident of Las Vegas, Nevada, serves as an Honorary Consul for the Slovak Republic.