Portland, OR – June 25, 2015 – The Partners Group announces it has added Brad Nantz to its executive management team in Portland, OR. Nantz will team up with our newest member company, Benefit Partners, by supporting and expanding this growing business that focuses on meeting the needs of physician practices with employee benefits and insurance strategies.

Nantz is a seasoned veteran who has worked with three large national employee benefits carriers over the past 30 years; including MetLife, The Standard and Unum. Through his career Nantz has had progressive experience starting as a sales representative and working up to senior officer positions, including VP of National Accounts, VP of Operations, and VP of Sales. Rod Cruickshank, President and CEO of The Partners Group, said “I’ve known Brad for many years and I know he will be a significant contributor to the future of The Partners Group with his depth of knowledge in sales and operations. Brad’s extensive experience provides him with a unique insight into the employee benefits marketplace and emerging trends.” Nantz added “I couldn’t be more pleased to be working with the combined talented team at The Partners Group and Benefit Partners, helping to enable customers to benefit from what is achievable today and into the future.”

Nantz has a political science degree from Oregon State University. He stays active on youth sports boards and loves spending time with his wife and three kids. Nantz also enjoys golfing, cycling, steelhead fishing, bird hunting, and snow skiing.

Founded in 1981, The Partners Group has been serving the financial and insurance needs of employers, medical professionals, and successful individuals for over 30 years. We are an independent consulting firm with services including employee benefits, business consulting, retirement planning and investment services, commercial and individual insurance. The Partners Group has offices in Bellevue, WA; Portland, OR; Lake Oswego, OR; Bend, OR; and Bozeman, MT. For more information, please visit https://www.thepartnersgroup.com. 800-722-6339.