Chris Buford brings more than 17 years of financial services, investments, and insurance experience to Penn Mutual. Chris has wholesaled investment and insurance products in the bank, wire house, and independent market place. Chris started his career as an investment associate with one of the top mutual fund companies, DWS Scudder Investments. He quickly progressed to become a Regional Vice President and Director with various companies including CUNA Mutual Group, Allstate Financial Distributors, Lincoln Benefit Life, and Midland National Life.
Chris specializes in helping financial professionals and agents identify and meet the sophisticated financial needs and objectives of business owners, professionals, and other affluent clients through the sale of advanced planning and life insurance based solutions. This would include Estate Planning, Business Succession Planning and Executive Compensation as well as overall wealth management. He is a registered representative of HTK.
Chris graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science in Economics. Chris resides in Houston, Texas with his wife and their four children.