Urmez started his pension career in 1998 with Creative Retirement Systems as a plan administrator. After working here for a year and a half, Urmez chose to further his career by specializing in compliance work. With this in mind, he joined the compliance department of Union Central Life Insurance Company.
In 2003, Urmez decided to return to Creative Retirement Systems to head the compliance department as well as manage the day to day operations of the firm. Urmez also assists in plan design and offers advice to clients and brokers on qualified plans.
Urmez has been an active member of ASPPA since 2006 and has served on the board of ASPPA Benefits Council Greater Cincinnati as well. Besides completing his MBA degree from Bentley University, over the years Urmez has advanced his pension education by earning the QKA, QPA & ERPA designations.
Urmez is passionate about music and Apple products.He lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, with his wife, Farzana and two sons, Zahan and Arzan.