Ben Hilgers, CFP®

Sales Team

Pier House Resort & Spa, Key West, FL

Ben Hilgers, CFP®

Senior Vice President, National Sales Manager

mobile: (407) 488-3898  |  bhilgers@ashfordsecurities.com

Ben Hilgers serves as Senior Vice President, National Sales Manager, for Ashford Securities. Mr. Hilgers has over 19 years of experience raising capital in the alternative investment space. He oversees Ashford’s sales & marketing efforts throughout the United States. In his role, Ben works with broker/dealers & financial advisors in providing product education, market knowledge, excellent service, and support on the Ashford Securities offerings.

Having raised over $700 million across numerous investment offerings. In 2015, Ben helped launch Triloma, a private equity firm based in Winter Park, FL. While there, he helped establish the firm’s presence in the Southeast and raised capital for over 50 private placement offerings. Prior to Triloma, he spent 12 years at CNL Securities, serving in various positions, including Internal Sales Manager and Vice President of Sales overseeing Florida & Puerto Rico.

He earned his B.S., Cum Laude, from Minnesota State University in Moorhead, MN with a double major in International Business & Spanish in 2000. He holds his FINRA 7 & 24 licenses and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™.

Ben resides in Orlando, FL with his wife & son. Ben speaks fluent Spanish and in his free time enjoys coaching little league baseball, water skiing, and snowboarding.