Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

231 South LaSalle St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
231 South LaSalle St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604

Michael Gansfuss

Director of Intermediary Distribution – Southern Region
Great Lakes Advisors

Mike Gansfuss is the Director of Intermediary Distribution for the Southern Region focusing on business development in the BD/Wirehouse, IBD, and RIA channels. 

Mike joined the firm in 2018 and brings more than a decade of experience to Great Lakes Advisors. Prior to joining the firm, Mike was the Regional Director for the Southeast at Madison Investment Advisors. His responsibility was to oversee and grow all business development and distribution efforts for the region. Mike also spent nearly ten years working on the capital markets and distribution teams at Charles Schwab and UBS Financial Services.

Education and Professional Credentials 

  • Industry Start: 2005
  • Boston College, BA
  • FINRA Series 7, 66 registrations