John H. Ludwig ChFC®, CRPS®, AIF® joins the Retirement Advisor Council

East Granby, CT – John Ludwig has joined the Retirement Advisor Council.

The Retirement Advisor Council is pleased to announce that John Ludwig, President of LHD Retirement has joined the Council effective January 1, 2019.

Mr. Ludwig has been a leader in the retirement industry for thirty-four years. Inspired by the challenge of things not easily accomplished, Ludwig set his sights on helping his work towards achieving the retirement security they are looking for and started LHD Retirement with this as a core tenet. His approach to retirement planning is holistic and client-focused. Overall, LHD Retirement is committed to working within the retirement industry to enhance value for sponsors and participants alike through a thoughtful approach to programs and process.

“I am all about learning from others, so the opportunity to work alongside so many dedicated retirement industry professionals is very exciting to me,” said Mr. Ludwig. “I look forward to meeting with these knowledgeable specialists, learning from them, but also sharing what I’ve learned throughout my career.”

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About The Retirement Advisor Council

Formed in 2009, the Retirement Advisor Council is a national organization that advocates for successful qualified plan and participant retirement outcomes through the collaborative efforts of experienced, qualified retirement plan advisors, investment managers and defined contribution plan service providers.  To advance its mission, the Council undertakes initiatives in the areas of research, public relations and promotion, general public education, regulatory positions and practice management.  The Council accomplishes this mission by:

  • Identifying duties, responsibilities, and attributes of the Professional Retirement Plan Advisor.
  • Sharing professional standards with plan sponsors who are responsible for the success of their plans.
  • Providing collective thought capital to decision makers, product providers, legislators and the public.
  • Giving voice to the retirement plan advisor community
  • Offering tools to evaluate advisors to ensure the quality of services provided.

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