HUDSON, OH--(Marketwired - September 22, 2016) - Life Equity is pleased to announce that Scott Willkomm has joined Life Equity as its Chief Executive Officer. Under Mr. Willkomm's leadership, Life Equity will continue to build on its legacy of excellence in service to the life settlement industry.

"I am excited for this opportunity to work alongside a talented team. Life Equity has become one of the leading life settlement providers, and I am eager to be a part of its continued growth," said Scott Willkomm.

During Mr. Willkomm's thirty-year career, he has served as chief executive of several insurance, reinsurance and financial services organizations. He has extensive experience in life settlements and structured settlements, including his previous roles as Chief Executive Officer of Life Settlements and Mortality-Linked Products with J.G. Wentworth and President, Director, and Chief Executive Officer of Scottish Re Group. Mr. Willkomm is also an alumnus of Coventry's Capital Markets group where he worked with life settlement investors. Most recently, Mr. Willkomm was President and Founder of Old Stone Capital Partners, a boutique strategic consultancy and financial advisory firm focused on the global insurance, reinsurance and financial services sector.

"In addition to Scott's many industry accomplishments -- his talent, work ethic and commitment to growth are impressive," said Alan H. Buerger, Life Equity's former interim CEO. "We are very pleased to have him lead the Life Equity team."

Life Equity was founded in 2000 and is an established leader in the life settlement industry. As a life settlement provider, Life Equity offers origination and advisory services to investors seeking to buy or sell life insurance policies in the secondary and tertiary markets. Also, Life Equity excels as a third-party servicer of life settlement portfolios and assists investors with maximizing the value of their life settlement investments. To learn more about Life Equity call 330.342.7772 or visit

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