Kimberly Persaud was born and raised in Guyana, South America. She started her career in Banking and Finance with a major retail bank in Guyana in the capacity of a personal banker and was subsequently promoted as a supervisor in Operations/Audit Department where she worked approximately six years.
In 2014 Kim migrated to the USA and started her career as an Agent with New York Life Insurance Company. Within six months of joining, Kim qualified for executive council and each year thereafter. She also received several awards at New York Life such as Career producer, New Org FYC leader, Case rate Leader and Worksite Leader awards. In 2016, Kim qualified for MDRT (million dollar round table), which allowed her to not only network with other successful financial advisors worldwide, but also increase her knowledge and learn best sales practices from leaders. Kim takes great pride in the work she does and treats each client as family. Her greatest strengths include building strong relationships, educating and helping families and businesses become more financially savvy.
Prior to joining Fortis Lux, Kim acted in the capacity of Partner at the New York life Insurance company where her role was recruiting and training a team of agents/advisors. She was also a Financial Advisor at The Prudential Insurance Company of America. In this role Kim gained extensive knowledge in offering variable products and was able to achieve Life Concierge Award.
By joining Fortis Lux Financial in 2019, Kim is excited to continue her trajectory as a leading Financial Advisor in the Industry.
Kim is married and has two sons Liam and Luca. She holds Life, Accident & health licenses as well as series 6 &63.