Mitchell K. Smith is a Managing Principal of Vanbridge.
Mr. Smith has more than 20 years of experience in the insurance and financial industry, holding numerous positions including CIO, Managing Partner, Financial Planner and Lead Insurance Designer. Since 1994, Mitch has aided advisors, consumers and corporations in growing their businesses and personal plans through his unique consulting techniques. Mr. Smith has worked with some of the largest private equity, consulting, accounting, legal and insurance firms on everything from advanced insurance modeling and product design to marketing, business planning and ethics.
Garnering respect as a “go to” for risk strategies, estate planning, corporate, insurance and creative programs, he enjoys bridging the language of insurance and the alternative asset management space as an objective resource in this complex field. As a nationally recognized speaker, he has spoken on a multitude of subjects including investing, economics, wealth, insurance, business planning, coaching and psychology. In addition to being a frequent contributor to national media outlets, Mr. Smith has also sat on numerous committees including; investment policy, insurance, regulatory, operational and design.
Creativity and implementation is a definitive strength which has allowed him to develop many programs and successful businesses. His corporate client list over time has included companies from the Fortune 500, associations and other major organizations across industries.