Stig Nybo, Retirement Strategist for our West Coast Practice. He is responsible for developing new relationships and
delivering strategic retirement plan consulting to existing clients.
With 25 years of experience in leadership roles within the retirement business, Stig has made a significant
commitment to the design and promotion of best practice for retirement plans. His experience, having spanned all
aspects of the business, gives him unique perspective and insight. During his industry tenure, he has led strategy,
operations, sales and marketing, and technology teams as President of Transamerica Retirement Services.
He also brings insight from several advisory board roles (past and present), including: Saving Re-Imagined, an
exploratory effort of EBRI-ERF; Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies, a non-profit, private foundation;
Employee Benefits Research Institute (EBRI); National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA); Defined Contribution
Institutional Investors Association (DCIIA); RetirementJobs.com; and Betterment for Business.
In addition, Stig has an inside perspective on Capitol Hill, the legislative process, and policy making overall. His
interaction with regulators has resulted in direct and positive impact to retirement policy and his involvement in
issues surrounding the recently enacted DOL Fiduciary Rule, gives him unique insight in to how plans will thrive in a
‘post rule’ world.
Stig believes every American deserves the opportunity to retire with dignity and confidence and is an award-winning
author for Transform Tomorrow: Awakening the Super Saver in Pursuit of Retirement Readiness (John Wiley & Sons,
Inc., 2013), which received the USA Best Book Award for “Social Change” and “Business: Investing.” He was named
the 5th most influential person in the retirement industry by 401kWire.com, has authored articles in publications
ranging from PLANSPONSOR® to The Wall Street Journal, and is a frequently speaker on the topic of retirement
outcomes, behavioral finance, and change. He is also actively involved in trying to create a non-branded public
service campaign to change beliefs around the benefits of saving and the achievability of financial independence.
Arkansas & Southern Missouri