Northwestern Mutual’s Tony Allen selected as GSA Business Report’s 2024 Forty Under 40 honoree

April 25, 2024

Tony Allen, a financial advisor with Northwestern Mutual, was named a 2024 GSA Business Report Forty Under 40 honoree during an awards program honoring 40 young local professionals under the age of 40 who have excelled in their profession and support of the Greenville community. Allen joined Northwestern Mutual as a financial advisor in 2014 and has served in several leadership roles with Northwestern Mutual, most recently appointed as market leader for the third Northwestern Mutual office in the Upstate.

As an integral member of the Upstate leadership team, Allen has directly contributed to the growth and success of the Greenville and Spartanburg offices, which rank in the top 10 nationally in 2022 and 2023 for Northwestern Mutual. As a financial advisor, Tony helps individuals, families and businesses identify what is most important to their financial security. With that knowledge and understanding, he creates strategic financial plans to help clients be on the best path to achieve their financial goals.

“Tony holds an important leadership role in the Upstate by recruiting and mentoring future financial advisors and identifying individuals of exceptional talent to participate in Northwestern Mutual’s award-winning internship program and career opportunities,” said John Tripoli, managing director of Northwestern Mutual for Greenville and Spartanburg. “He is more than a team leader; he is a tremendous team player and works tirelessly to help grow the office and support advisors in their career.”

A native of Chicago, Allen is a husband and father to four young children and is involved in his church community group. He is also involved with Alex’s Lemonade Stand, a national non-profit that supports finding a cure for childhood cancer through impactful research and awareness.

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About Northwestern Mutual

Northwestern Mutual has been helping people and businesses achieve financial security for more than 165 years. Through a comprehensive planning approach, Northwestern Mutual combines the expertise of its financial professionals with a personalized digital experience and industry-leading products to help its clients plan for what’s most important. With more than $558 billion of total assets being managed across the company’s institutional portfolio as well as retail investment client portfolios, nearly $35 billion in revenues, and $2.2 trillion worth of life insurance protection in force, Northwestern Mutual delivers financial security to more than five million people with life, disability income and long-term care insurance, annuities, and brokerage and advisory services. Northwestern Mutual ranked 111 on the 2023 FORTUNE 500.

Northwestern Mutual is the marketing name for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company (NM), Milwaukee, WI (life and disability insurance, annuities, and life insurance with long-term care benefits) and its subsidiaries. Subsidiaries include Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC (NMIS) (investment brokerage services), broker-dealer, registered investment adviser, member FINRA and SIPC; the Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company® (NMWMC) (investment advisory and services), federal savings bank; and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company (NLTC) (long-term care insurance). Not all Northwestern Mutual representatives are advisors. Only those representatives with “Advisor” in their title or who otherwise disclose their status as an advisor of NMWMC are credentialed as NMWMC representatives to provide investment advisory services.

Anthony Allen is an Insurance Agent of NM and NLTC. Investment brokerage services provided as a Registered Representative of NMIS. Investment advisory services provided as an Advisor of NMWMC.