Gary is a Senior Consultant in the Provider Solutions Group of PEI. He has 25 years of employee benefit plan experience, with a specialty in defined contribution plans. Gary’s diverse background includes corporate benefits administration as well as benefits consulting, and a deep knowledge of retirement plans. He is especially skilled in managing the complex challenges and issues that arise within the retirement plan environment.
Prior to joining PEI, Gary managed the 401(k) and Pension Plans of United Water (the US division of SUEZ; an international utility firm). His roles included managing both the audit process and the vendor relationships. He also met regularly with Senior Management on plan related issues. Prior to that he supervised all retirement programs for the international real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield. Earlier, he was employed at several consulting firms ranging in size from the large firm Watson Wyatt, to a small New York boutique benefits firm. In his consulting roles, he had extensive experience with plan merger/design issues and the IRS correction programs.
Gary holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration (with a Concentration in Management) from Bryant University in Smithfield, RI.