David Musto

David Musto is President of Ascensus with responsibility for growing the firm’s existing businesses. He oversees the day-to-day operations of the retirement and college savings divisions, including sales, service, operations and technology.

David has over 25 years of experience in the retirement, investment, and insurance industries. Prior to joining Ascensus, David was President of Great-West Investments. Previously, he served as CEO of J.P. Morgan Retirement Plan Services and Managing Director of J.P. Morgan Defined Contribution Investment Solutions. He has also held senior leadership roles with Prudential Financial, CIGNA Retirement, and Kamoon, a start-up financial software company.

David earned an MBA in Finance and International Business from New York University - Stern School of Business and a BBA in Finance from The College of William and Mary. He also holds the designations of Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU). David is a frequent speaker at retirement industry events.