Austin J. Barnes

Austin J. Barnes

Director of National Sales / Life Settlements

Austin J. Barnes, Director of National Sales and Partner in The KeyArx Group Life Settlements Division. Mr. Barnes will be responsible for managing, educating & working with financial advisors and insurance agents across the country to identifying opportunities for KeyArx Cost Reduction and life settlements opportunities.

Mr. Barnes started his financial services career with Northwestern Mutual in 2004.  Austin specialized in providing financial advice and consulting services to professionals and business owners.

In 2013 Austin transitioned into a position as the Senior Director of Policy Acquisition for a leading public life settlement company in Minneapolis.  There he was responsible for leading activities that generated direct sourcing opportunities for the companies’ portfolio of life insurance.

Mr. Barnes holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from St. Cloud State University as well as a Minor in Marketing.  Mr. Barnes had held numerous licenses and professional association memberships including FINRA Series 6, Series 63, MN Life and Health, IFAPAC, National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and LISA.