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Life Settlements

Tuesday, February 06, 2007
Drawing on 30 years of experience and expertise.

A SQUARE :: 06Feb07 Life Settlements
Category Life Settlements
Faculty Brian Holland
Expertise Life Settlement
Author Sona Blessing
Faculty Name
Brian Holland is director of policy acquisition, Globalvest Limited. US based, he has been in the policy acquisition sector of the life settlement industry since 1994.


As a top producer and former president of the largest life settlement brokerage in the US he has 30 years of expertise in this field and Alessandro Beretta, Partner Globalvest AG Switzerland, has 22 years of experience in the insurance market.

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