Genworth Financial Wealth Management Appoints Prominent Industry Veterans to its Managing Board of Directors

 Genworth Financial Wealth Management Appoints Prominent Industry Veterans to
                       its Managing Board of Directors

PR Newswire

PLEASANT HILL, Calif., Oct. 7, 2013

PLEASANT HILL, Calif., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Genworth Financial Wealth
Management today announced the establishment of the company's governing Board
of Directors. Among the Board appointees are prominent industry veterans
Charles Goldman, Hal Strong and Steven Spiegel.

Charles Goldman joins as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Goldman has deep
experience in the asset management industry, having previously served as
President of Custody & Clearing at Fidelity Investments; Head of Schwab
Institutional, among other senior roles at The Charles Schwab Corporation; and
consultant at The Boston Consulting Group. He also has served on various
boards of companies and associations, and currently serves on the Certified
Financial Planner Board of Standards and the board for Personal Capital
Corporation.

Hal Strong has served in a variety of senior roles across the asset management
and investment banking industries over the last 30 years and is an Operating
Executive at Genstar Capital. Previously, Mr. Strong was Vice Chairman of
Russell Investments where he had an 18-year career and helped build Russell
into a global investment company. At Russell, he also served as Chief
Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Head of Alternative Investments
and Head of Investment Banking.

Steven Spiegel is a Partner at Aquiline Capital Partners and has extensive
experience leading asset management firms. He was previously Vice Chairman of
Putnam Investments and Director of Corporate Development at Marsh & McLennan
Companies, Inc. Mr. Spiegel also served as Chairman of PanAgora Asset
Management and as a Director of Mercer Management Consulting and Nippon Life
Asset Management Company.

"We are pleased to partner with Directors of this caliber and be able to draw
on their vast experience in wealth management and advisory services. I look
forward to working with Charles, Hal and Steven to ensure that we continue to
enhance our capabilities for advisors and their clients," said Gurinder S.
Ahluwalia, President and CEO, Genworth Financial Wealth Management.

"I'm excited to be working with the Genworth Financial Wealth Management team.
Having spent much of my career serving advisors, I look forward to using my
experience to help the team and other Directors continue to deliver
sophisticated solutions and industry-leading service to the firm's clients,"
said Mr. Goldman

About Genworth Financial Wealth Management, Inc.
Genworth Financial Wealth Management, a privately held company, strategically
supports independent financial advisors in building great businesses by
providing comprehensive solutions for their entire practices. GFWM offers a
sophisticated investment management platform, robust client relationship tools
and support, and innovative practice management programs that combine the
latest industry research with practical expertise and experience. The firm has
approximately $20 billion in assets on its platform and is dedicated to
serving independent advisors who make a difference in the lives of their
clients. For more information, visit www.genworthwealth.com.

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SOURCE Genworth Financial Wealth Management, Inc.

Website: http://www.genworthwealth.com