Gaurang B. Pandya CFP®
Gaurang has been active in the financial services industry since 1989 and has been a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ since 1993. His goal is to help his clients align their financial goals via comprehensive financial services, utilizing a values-based approach to help them achieve financial freedom and wellness through financial literacy.
His practice includes wealth management, financial planning, investment solutions, education funding, retirement funding, estate planning, tax strategies, life insurance, long term care and business planning.
Gaurang volunteers with the CFP® Board’s Disciplinary and Ethics Commission. He also volunteers to help families impacted by COVID-19 and works with Family Reach program to aid families undergoing active cancer treatment. In addition, Gaurang is an active volunteer with AARP conducting educational seminars in topics such as fraud prevention and Medicare, and is a certified AARP Driver Safety instructor.
Gaurang spent over 25 years as a senior executive with Prudential Financial, working in diverse capacities in asset management and insurance sectors. He was instrumental in leading teams to launch new start-ups in Japan, China, and India. In Europe, he led cross-functional business development teams to acquire companies in the financial service space. He also led multi-national marketing teams in Japan, China, Taiwan, South Korea, India, Germany, Italy, and Mexico. In his last position at Prudential, Gaurang was instrumental in developing Prudential’s Future of Work strategy and was a senior member of the business transformation team.
Gaurang graduated with a bachelor’s degree in bioengineering from Hofstra University, and a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in investments from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He previously served on the board of McCarter Theater in Princeton, NJ.
Proud husband and father of two beautiful daughters, Gaurang calls North Brunswick his home.
Gaurang is registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc.