Eugene Gilligan is the President of the Gilligan Financial Group, located in Sea Girt, New Jersey. With a career including more than 20 years in the financial services industry, Mr. Gilligan is dedicated to helping his clients meet their financial goals and develop the appropriate strategy to balance income, growth and safety.
Mr. Gilligan began his financial services career as a registered representative with AXA/Equitable in 1991. He became a Financial Advisor with First Union Bank in 1996, staying through a number of name changes and mergers rising to Vice President – Investments with Wells Fargo Advisors. Mr. Gilligan wanted more choice in the products and services he offered his clients along with taking a more holistic approach to planning, and in mid 2009 joined LPL Financial creating the Gilligan Financial Group.
Mr. Gilligan has an extensive educational background with both a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland and an MBA in Accounting and Finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey. He earned the Certified Retirement Counselor (CRC®) designation from The International Foundation for Retirement Education (InFRE), and holds series 7, 63 and 65 Securities registrations with LPL Financial along with Life, Health and Variable insurance licenses from the State of New Jersey.
Born in Orange, raised in Summit and Chatham Township, Mr. Gilligan currently resides in Sea Girt. In his free time he is an avid cyclist and golfer.