Richard F. Hennessy, Jr.

Financial Services Executive / Financial Advisor

Domicile State: NJ


Richard F. Hennessy Jr.

President & Chief Executive Officer



Richard F. Hennessy Jr. is the President and CEO of Hennessy Financial, a financial advisory firm dedicated to providing customized financial solutions that help clients reach their long-term goals. He is Series 6 and 26 securities registered and holds licenses for Life & Health Insurance in 18 states. He also holds the designation of Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow(LUTCF).Throughout his career, Richard has been recognized numerous times for his achievements and his commitment to his profession. Some of his many awards include the Chairman's Council, Regional Office of the Year, the National Sales Achievement Award and the National Quality Award. Richard is also a Hall of Fame Inductee . Richard graduated from Seton Hall University in 1987. Prior to founding Hennessy Financial, he worked for Met Life, where he spent time in sales before moving on to management.Outside of work, Richard is a member of the Rotary Club, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, and the Beach Club of Palm Beach. In his free time, he enjoys golfing, fishing, and traveling.


Professional Services
•Business Continuation and Estate Conservation Strategies
•Personal Financial Strategies
•Retirement Planning Strategies
•Life Insurance
•Wealth Management Strategies
•Disability Income Insurance
•Executive Compensation Plans
•Wealth Distribution / Tax Efficient Strategies
•Wealth Accumulation Strategies
•College Education Funding Strategies
•Charitable Giving Strategies
•Long Term Care Planning
•Employee Benefits
•Risk Management

  • Seton Hall University BS Marketing 1987
  • Million Dollar Round Table / Court of the Table 2003 - 2014
  • Registered Representative
  • National Association of Financial & Insurance Advisers 2002 - 2023
  • National Sales Achievement Award 2002 - 2023
  • National Quality Award 2002 - 2023
  • Flemington Raritan Business Association Member 2005 - 2023
  • Raritan Township Planning Board 2011
  • Assistant Treasurer Flemington Rotary 2011-2012
  • Active Member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church
  • Flemington Raritan Baseball/Softball Assistant Coach 2005 - 2010

Prior MetLife Awards

  • Hall of Fame 2017
  • Leaders Conference 1988-1992, 2001-2017
  • Management Leaders Conference 1992-2001
  • Regional Office Of the Year 1992, 1995, 1996
  • Presidents Conference 2002-2017
  • Territorial Office of the Year 1992
  • Mystery Tour 2002 - 2017
  • Chairmans Council 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008,2010,2012

Domiciled in NJ. CA Insurance License # 0I95517.*The National Quality Award is now known as the NAIFA Quality Award


Phone (908) 284-2740 x11
Fax (908) 284-1369