Geoff Wight is the founder and president of Assets Risk Management, a financial advisory and retirement planning firm in Wellington, Florida. He is a licensed fiduciary, portfolio manager and retirement coach, who collaboratively crafts personalized financial and retirement strategies.
With over 30 years of experience, Geoff’s commitment is to help people be in the best financial position possible throughout their lives. He coaches clients in minimizing risk, protecting savings and growing money safely.In Geoff’s foundational company, Athletes Risk Management, he specializes in financial protection of the inherent risk of equestrian athletes through affordable life insurance with living benefits that include Critical Injury, Critical Illness, Chronic Illness and Terminal Illness wrapped into one package. Two of his clients recently competed in the Tokyo Olympics. A lifelong equestrian himself, Geoff grew passionate about protecting riders after his wife suffered a serious horse accident that ended her career as a top professional trainer.With Assets Risk Management, Geoff offers a full spectrum of financial strategies to the broader community, as well as to his athlete clients. His mission is to help as many people as possible grow their savings and maximize their financial assets while protecting them from market risk to become the golden goose of lifetime income for a happy retirement. His passion is serving people in finding the financial security they seek.Wight first built his financial expertise through combining world-class entertainment and sports with business and personal finance. His sports career began at IMG, the sports management juggernaut, where he was part of the marketing team for Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Martina Navratilova, Greg Norman, Ivan Lendl and others. He also headed the Special Projects division of IMG out of New York, generating original television properties and events such as, “The Jackson Family Honors,” the reunion of Michael Jackson and his family on NBC; “The Royal India-USA Polo Exchange” with The Maharaja of Jaipur, which included events with Prince Charles, the Sultan of Brunei and polo’s greatest players; and, the Festival of Champions, where Geoff consulted with the United States Equestrian Team.
Looking after the financial interest of discerning clients has always been Geoff Wight’s priority. For Geoff, the collaborative planning to secure peace of mind for your “financial house” is what it is all about, and what gives him the greatest satisfaction.
Away from the office, Geoff relishes spending time with his wife Licia and children, Alexander and Francesca. Alexander recently graduated with his MBA from the University of North Carolina and is now working in investment banking in Wall Street with a specific focus on renewable energy. Francesca is in her third year of an engineering major at the University of North Florida, and also intends to work on environmental issues. In a program with Olympian Kevin Babington, Geoff and Licia are both involved in providing rider safety education for equestrians. While they love backyard barbecues, paddle boarding, kayaking, sailing and bicycling, Geoff and Licia find their greatest joy together in the quiet moments of the evening, sharing the blessings of the day.