An accomplished financial executive, Bill Schantz draws upon more than four decades of experience. He has over two decades serving as Founder and CEO of Mid Atlantic Financial LLC in Maple Shade, New Jersey. Mid Atlantic Financial acts as an umbrella company for three other financial firms: Senior Settlements, Harper Financial, and Bedrock Capital Group. Under the direction of Bill Schantz, Mid Atlantic Financial has partnered with major law firms, accounting firms, and investment banks around the world.
Bill Schantz earned a political science degree from Villanova University before beginning his career in financial services. He served 18 years as district manager for the Independent Order of Foresters where he supervised a team of 60 financial sales representatives while consistently ranking as one of the top 10 salespeople in the company. In 1999 Mr. Schantz engaged Bear Stearns in a $150 million transaction that introduced the life settlement asset class to the capital markets and revolutionized the investment field.
An active member of his industry, Mr. Schantz belongs to the Life Insurance Settlement Association and regularly attends professional events related to structured finance. He is a big believer in giving back and he and his wife are involved with many charities such as Wills Eye Hospital, Noelle's light, Ronald McDonald, Missionaries of the Poor, March of Dimes, etc. Bill and Phyllis Schantz have recently made a gift to their church of $300,000.