Grant S. ArendsCo-Founder and President, intellicents
Grant S. Arends is one of two Co-Founders and is the President of the organization. Specifically, he is charged with implementing and executing the intellicents business plan at all current and new intellicents locations. He is also the lead consultant for many of the firm’s large market retirement plan clients. His passion is designing and implementing strategies that focus on helping plan participants succeed. His definition of a successful retirement plan is one where at least 85% of tenured employees are on track to replace a minimum of 75% of their pre-retirement income. Every client recommendation whether it be focused on plan design, vendor selection, investment management, or participant services always has this goal top of mind. Grant is very involved in providing direction to the retirement plan industry. His reputation as a leader in this field has resulted in numerous advisory boards within the industry. He is sought out to speak at retirement plan events throughout the country providing insight and education on the attributes that make up a successful retirement plan; teaching professionals throughout the country on the services they need to be providing to their clients.