Joseph A. Di Gangi
CEO, President and Founding Member
For our founder Joe Di Gangi, building ELANA Financial & Settlement Consulting has been a work in progress for over 35 years. Over those years, Joe created a business model that he now shares with highly skilled settlement consultants throughout the United States. Joe and his partner, Michael Leary are sharing their knowledge, skills, training techniques and business building ability to create the most unique group of highly skilled Settlement ArchitectsTM in the country as members the ELANA Financial & Settlement ArchitectsTM Planning team.
As a Certified Financial Planner, Certified Structured Settlement Consultant, former Litigation Supervisor, Large Case Negotiator, and President of a National Structured Settlement Company Joe has used his experience and background in a way that uniquely combines the best of the traditional financial planning industry with the specialized planning approach inside the settlement planning industry. His work has been recognized nationally for it’s high level fiduciary approach and ethical standards. The settlement planning bar has been raised significantly through his unique needs-based comprehensive settlement planning approach now known as the ELANA Level 5 Planning ProcessTM.
In his role as an active member of the Legislation and Regulation Committee of the National Structured Settlement Trade Association Joe is involved in the formation of policy and activities inside the settlement industry and outside the industry when working with Congress and other government entities for the betterment of injury victims throughout the country.
Typical benefactors of Joe’s unique planning approach include the catastrophically injured, their loved ones, divorcing families, lottery winners, and legal representatives of all types and practice focus.