Meet Our Team
Jonathan SpetnerRead Bio
Jonathan SpetnerJonathan grew up in St. Louis, MO and returned there in 1986, after a successful business career in New York City, to join his father in the family insurance business. Jonathan focuses on all aspects of life insurance and uses life insurance for estate, business, and tax planning.
Aaron SpetnerRead Bio
Aaron SpetnerAaron is involved in all aspects Information Technology for the Spetner family insurance business. Aaron successfully designed and implemented the “BenManage” employee benefit portal used by employees to hire employees and enroll them in their insurance benefits. Aaron lives with his wife and children in Beitar, Israel.
Judah SpetnerRead Bio
Judah SpetnerJudah joined the family business in 2010 and focuses on the insurance benefits bought by employees through payroll deduction at the worksite. Judah lives with his wife and children in Cincinnati, OH.
Jake FishburnRead Bio
Jake FishburnJacob Fishburn joined Spetner Associates in 2011. As Chief Operating Officer, Jacob's primary goal is to craft a solution and process that will meet a client's unique objectives while ensuring the client's satisfaction with the end result. While Jacob has his hands in most facets of our organization his primary focus is implementing and training clients on the various technology solutions recommended by the Spetner team. Jacob lives in St. Louis, Missouri with his wife and kids.
Geoffrey GottesmanRead Bio
Geoffrey GottesmanAs the Managing Director at Genesis, Geoff ensures that the best opportunity is procured on every case brought to market. He uses his extensive leveraging strategies to assure that goal is accomplished. Through his knowledge of market capital, outside the box approach, and stellar relationships with funding managers, Geoff has been able to obtain offers and close some of the hardest cases in the industry. While making sure each client is treated like the only client, Geoff is expanding Genesis’s growth. Geoff assists financial and legal professionals to become more aware of life settlements and how they can implement life settlements into their practices. Geoff was born and raised in Montreal, Quebec and is a die-hard Montreal Canadiens ( HABS) fan. He currently lives with his wife and children in Chicago.