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While a lot has changed over the years, some things remain the same—like strength, honor, passion and tradition. These are values embodied by every team that's made it to Pasadena. And since 1857, these values have been the hallmark of Northwestern Mutual. For nearly 160 years, we've worked side by side with our clients so they reach their full financial potential. We're proud to serve our clients and help them achieve greatness.

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Since 1857, Northwestern Mutual has been helping people protect against financial risk and helping them achieve their financial goals.  The financial representatives, advisors and specialists in the local network office provide the Greater Milwaukee area with expert guidance, innovative solutions and enduring relationships. The Network Office is one of over 80 Northwestern Mutual offices in the United States. It is located in downtown Milwaukee, was established in 1907 and is currently headed by Managing Partner- Matt Lueder .



Meet Our Managing Partner

Matt Lueder, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®, AEP®, CAP®, CASL, CLF®

Matt brings a wealth of experience and energy to the 60+ associates at the agency. Matt began his career with Northwestern Mutual as a financial representative intern in 1999. After transitioning to a full-time financial representative, he opened district offices in Janesville, WI and Rockford, IL before moving to the company's home office as an Assistant Regional Director. Matt's experiences in the field and the home office will give Northwestern Mutual the leadership and direction needed for continued growth and success in the Downtown Milwaukee area.

In 2013 Matt received the Milwaukee Business Journal's prestigious 40 under 40 award.  This award represents the future of community leadership in Southeastern Wisconsin.  The individuals that win this award stand out for what they have accomplished at such a young age and the difference they are making in the community.








Why a career at Northwestern Mutual-Downtown Milwaukee?

Whether you are looking for an internship or a career change that lets you control your future while creating lasting relationships, Northwestern Mutual fosters an environment that nurtures personal and professional growth.

Here is  what one of our Financial Representatives thinks about our office:

“The office has been an incredible resource and a strong motivator for me since joining in 2012. It has tremendous infrastructure that allows a finanacial representative to be successful. Being a part of leadership has provided me an opportunity to see the vision for the office. Everyone in the office has a genuine concern for others' well-being. The great leadership creates excitement for our future!” –Andre Gordon

Matt Lueder, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®, CASL®, AEP®

Managing Partner


Northwestern Mutual financial representatives have the opportunity to determine their own financial futures while making an impact on others.

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Looking for a career that allows flexibility and exceptional income potential? Do you want top-notch training, mentorship and resources? Have you been searching for a company that demonstrates a commitment to diversity and giving back to the community?

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#1 in the Financial Services Industry

- Selling Power's "50 Best Companies to Sell for Now." Oct/Nov/Dec 2013

Top Ten Internship for 18 Straight Years

- Vault Guide to Internships, 2014 edition

Best Place to Work in the Insurance Industry

-'s "Best Places to Work" survey, Dec. 2013

Coming Up Roses

This year, Northwestern Mutual is a proud partner of the 2015 Rose Bowl.

Like the champions who take the field on January 1st, we celebrate the strength, honor, passion and tradition that inspires greatness.

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A Force For Good

Learn how we’re building stronger families and communities with the help of our nonprofit partners in our new corporate citizenship report.

Military veterans: your next opportunity starts here

A Financial Representative career is more than just a job. With Northwestern Mutual you help clients achieve their dreams of financial security.