Chris Gandy, Executive Vice President

Chris has spent the last 16 years helping individuals reach their most important financial goals. In 1999, Chris started his own financial services practice, and, since then, has traveled the U.S. working with athletes, key executives, and minorities. Chris specifically focuses on the areas of Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Investments*, and Tax Reduction Strategies.

Chris was a communications major at the University of Illinois. Outside of the classroom, he played on the Fighting Illini basketball team where he was co-captain and earned 2nd Team All Big-Ten honors. After college, Chris played basketball professionally for the Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs, and in L’Hermaine, France.

Early in his career, Chris worked as a Northwestern Mutual Financial Network Representative. While there, he received numerous awards and was a top producer. He became a Million Dollar Round Table Member in 2003 - the premier association of financial professionals. In the spring of 2005, Chris moved his financial services practice to the Molyneaux Financial Group, LLC, a general agency of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, where he received the Impact Award in 2006 and Management Council and Leaders Conference Honors in 2007. This agency recently became Mass Mutual Chicago, an organization with a team of highly trained financial specialists.

In 2012, Chris found a way to give back to sports by becoming a member and sitting on the board of the Chicago Concussion Coalition. Their goal is to make the games safer for children in amateur sports, founded by Chris Nowitski of the Emmy Nominated movie “Head Games” he finds passion in helping resolve the issue of CTE in sports.

Chris donates his time and efforts to many organizations. He is on the Board of Directors for the Urban League, is part of the United Way’s Young Community Leaders, and volunteers for the Big Brothers/Big Sisters organization.

In 2013, Chris was nominated to the NBARPA committee as a board member for the Chicago chapter, while again qualifying for the Million Dollar Round Table.

Chris is dedicated to helping individuals develop personalized financial strategies and goals. Chris lives in the western Chicago suburbs with his son, Jordan. He oversees a district office of MassMutual representatives in which was founded in 2010. Call or email Chris today to find out how he can help you reach your most important financial goals.

Christopher L. Gandy
Executive Vice President - “The Coach”
Water Tower Financial Partners, LLC
1 North Franklin, Suite 2470
Chicago, IL 60602-5001
Phone: 312-984-6312
Cell: 312-532-2257
Fax: 312-984-6319
CM# 200902-070860


Christopher Gandy is a registered representative of and offers securities through MML Investors Services, LLC. Member SIPC (, 1 North Franklin Street, Chicago, IL 60606 (312) 984-1000. MassMutual Financial Group refers to Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), its affiliated companies and sales representatives. Local sales agencies are not subsidiaries of MassMutual or its affiliated companies. CRN201704-191825