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George Mentz

CEO

GAFM Global Academy of Finance anad Management
Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

International Certifying and Standards Body

Professional Summary

George Mentz JD, MBA, CWM®, QFP

A licensed attorney, Dr. Mentz holds a JD/Doctor of Jurisprudence in civil law, a Graduate Diploma Cert. in international law, and an MBA in tax and financial services. He is the first person in the U.S. to earn quad recognition and professional designations as a licensed attorney, MBA, and holder of financial planner licenses and financial consulting qualifications. Prof. Mentz is licensed in state and federal courts—USA, LA, EDLA—and is a licensed notary public – Mentz is also admitted to practice in the Federal US District Court of Colorado . Additionally, Mentz has passed exams and held licenses from FINRA/NASD, such as the Series 7, 63, and 65.

George Mentz was formerly in investment banking as a senior financial planner and wealth manager for an international Wall Street firm where he assisted in training over 5,000 employees and counseled the wealthiest clients. Dr. Mentz has taught over 200 graduate and undergraduate law and business courses and is the winner of several national faculty awards for excellence.

Prof. George Mentz is the author of dozens of books and essays and has been featured or quoted in the Wall Street Journal, The Hindu National, El Norte Latin America, Forbes, Reuters, the Financial Times, The China Daily, and the Arab Times. Further, Mentz has authored and edited dozens of books and articles addressing law, tax, management, finance, investments, risk, estate planning, wealth management and compliance and more.

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Languages

  • English

Industry Experience

    • Eduction Managemnet and Standards

Website

Interests/Hobbies

  • Travel
  • Writing
  • Spending time with family/kids

Birthday

October 31

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Experience

GAFM Global Academy of Finance anad Management
Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA 80906
CEO
International Certifying and Standards Body
1996 - Present
General Counsel and status as President of the educational system of the Global Academy of Financial Management. In charge of relations with the Governments of various countries along with the United Nations and other standards and educational bodies.

Still active as professor of wealth management on the topics of global investing, taxation, wealth management, risk management and more.

Education

JD, International Law 1996
Loyola
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Chairman of the Law Review for Tax and Estate Planning. International Law Society.

Professional Certifications

CILS International Legal Certificate
Active
1996
Tax Certificate
Active
1997
MBA in Financial Planning
Active
1998
Law License LA USA
Active
1997
Series 7, 63, 65 Investment Licenses
Inactive
1999

Bar Admissions

LA USA
Active
1997

Court Admissions

  • Federal Courts EDLA
  • Federal Courts Colorado

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