White Oak Advisors Names Practice Leader

April 22, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – White Oak Advisors has named Rick Bindler as practice leader and lead consultant for its new Chicago office.

Prior to joining White Oak Advisors, Bindler served as retirement consultant at Mercer for 12 years and has worked in the industry for over 20 years. He brings experience in working with a varied clientele, including manufacturing, technology, financial institutions and nonprofit organizations.

Bindler has worked with defined contribution plans such as profit sharing, 401(k), 403(b) and 457(b) plans, as well as defined benefit plans.

“I have worked with and known Rick for over 12 years and his talents and client-centric philosophy match perfectly with the goals of White Oak Advisors. Adding Rick allows us to continue to grow and expand by bringing the highest quality institutional retirement plan services to our clients and prospective clients in the greater Chicago area,” says White Oak Advisors Principal Jim Robison, based in Indianapolis.

White Oak was named to PLANADVISER’s 2013 TOP100 Retirement Plan Advisers. The firm was founded in 2004 to provide consulting and advisory services to employers and plan sponsors with various types of defined contribution and defined benefit retirement plans.