Brian H. Ashe, CLU

Brian-Ashe-HeadshotAshe, treasurer of the Life Happens’ Board of Directors, is president of Brian Ashe and Associates, Ltd. He has been in business since 1969, assisting clients with their estate planning, retirement planning, employee benefits and business insurance solutions. Ashe also served on the Life Happens board from 2000 to 2006, and as its 2005 chairman. He is a past president of the Million Dollar Round Table, an international organization with approximately 31,500 members in over 80 countries. He is also a past President of the Chicago chapter of the Society of Financial Services Professionals and a member of both the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and the Association of Advanced Life Underwriting. A popular speaker, Ashe has addressed groups in 38 states and 15 foreign countries.

His articles and comments have appeared in the Wall Street Journal,, America Online, Money Magazine, the Chicago Tribune, Crains Chicago Business, Smart Money, Better Homes and Gardens, Life Insurance Selling, the Dallas Morning News, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the National Underwriter and Life and Health Insurance Sales. He has been interviewed on financial planning matters by more than 60 radio stations and 12 television stations in the United States and abroad. Ashe has four children and resides in Naperville, Illinois.


  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Small Business Insurance Planning

To schedule an interview with Brian Ashe, please contact a member of Life Happens’ media team.