George Mentz JD MBA CILS , CWM Chartered Wealth Manager ®
George Mentz JD MBA CILS is a CWM Chartered Wealth Manager ®, global speaker - educator, tax-economist, international lawyer and CEO of the GAFM Global Academy of Finance & Management ®. The GAFM is a ESQ accredited graduate body that trains and certifies professionals in 150+ nations under ISO 21001 standards. Mentz is also an award winning author and graduate law professor of wealth management in the USA.
Mentz has been recognized in 2020 as a Top 10 Wealth Management Influencer in the World on Social Media.
Mentz is 1st in the world to be credentialed as a: Doctor of Jurisprudence, MBA, investment advisor, financial planner, US federal courts attorney, international law certification, & management consultant, and he is a two-time award winning professor teaching 250+ law, business, and ethics courses. Mentz was an economic advisor for the Trump Campaign CO, has published 60+ books and audio books who has written for the US Dept of Labor, O-Books UK, eFinancialCareers, & National Underwriter.
Mentz is one of the few law professors in the world to have ever passed the Series 7, 63 and 65 Investment Advisor Exams and practiced as a High Net Worth Wealth Management Advisor for a Wall Street Firm.
Mentz has served boards or advised The Global Finance Forum, World eCommerce Forum, top banks such as HSBC and Bank of China, UN, Arab Academy of Banking, African Economists Association & has even been accepted as an expert in securities arbitration & mediation. Mentz and his companies have been featured or quoted in Forbes, Reuters, Wall St. Journal, The Hindu National, El Norte Latin America, the Financial Times, NYSSA, The China Daily, & The Arab Times. Mentz enjoys tennis, travel, raising 3 children, and serving as the titular Seigneur of the Fief Blondel which is one of the oldest legally recognized fiefdoms in the UK Crown Dependencies.
Mentz has served as a US Presidential Scholars Commissioner for the President of the United States helping young people from around the country in reaching their dreams.