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1700 Rockville Pike, Suite 400

Rockville, MD 20852

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1-800-831-0007 (Toll Free)

301-881-8600

9 am - 5 pm EST

Monday - Friday

 

Meet the Team

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Michael Checkan
Chairman and CEO

Michael and the late Glen O. Kirsch founded International Financial Consultants, Inc. – now known as Asset Strategies International (ASI) – a corporation specializing in precious metals, foreign currency, rare coins and stamps and international wealth protection in 1982. Michael began his career in 1965 working as one of the first foreign exchange traders in Washington, D.C.’s largest bank..

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Glen O. Kirsch  (02/02/47 - 06/05/10)
Executive Vice President

Glen O. Kirsch, the Executive Vice President at Asset Strategies International, passed away on June 5, 2010. Glen was “Mr. Inside” and ASI’s President, Michael Checkan, was “Mr. Outside.” It was Michael’s responsibility to travel the world and meet with clients and vendors, while Glen stayed at our offices in Rockville, and made sure everything ran smoothly and most importantly, “ran right.”.
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Rich Checkan
President and COO

As the President and COO of ASI, Rich has knowledge of every facet of ASI’s operations. He has been an integral part of ASI's maturation from a precious metals and foreign exchange dealer to a full service tangible and rare tangible asset provider - to include rare U.S., world and ancient coins, rare stamps and rare strategic metals..

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Brian Zweig
Manager, Preferred Client Relations

Brian joined the ASI team in November 2016 with over 10 years of management experience. He is a Washingtonian native who graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts with a degree in Broadcast Journalism in 2002. .

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Teri Lee
Assistant Manager, Preferred Client Relations

Teri joined ASI in 2015. She is originally from Palos Verdes, California, but moved to Maryland for high school and college. She graduated from American University in the School for International Service with a B.A. in International Studies: Global Economy..

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Ryan Kirsch
Preferred Client Relations

Since graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ryan has worked with precious metals, foreign currencies, and offshore wealth protection strategies at ASI. A life-long advocate of hard assets, he specializes in asset diversification..

 

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Stephen Williams
Preferred Client Relations

Stephen is from the UK, where he began his career in sales working for Beecham's Medicines in Birmingham. He later joined SH Benson, a well-known advertising agency in London, at the time. He has also worked for a number of theatre companies..

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Jeffrey Chen
Preferred Client Relations

Jeff joined ASI in March 2016. He is a Rockville native and is currently finishing up his BS degree in Biology and Pre-Dental at the University of Maryland. He was previously a full-time manager at Best Buy and led a team that was #1 in the company in sales..

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Amber Tidd
Preferred Client Relations

Amber joined ASI in September 2016. She is a Rockville, Maryland native and graduated from the University of Baltimore with a B.S. in Business. During her studies, she also obtained a background in Information Systems. .
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301-881-8600

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