Our Team

Managing director, Donald Sprague:

Mr. Sprague has been a broker and senior executive at Sedgwick James Insurance Brokers, Johnson & Higgins and Alexander & Alexander. In addition, he has served Partner in the Zebu Technology Group and SelectQuote Ins. Services.

Mr. Sprague has more than 30 years’ experience as an Insurance Broker and as a Senior Executive and Chief Executive Officer in the Insurance and financial services technology industries.

His technology and finance background provides a unique perspective to offer cutting-edge solutions for today’s businesses, from working with organizations to optimize their processes using technology currently available in the marketplace or creating their own purpose-built technology, to the development of social and business networking structures to link people and businesses together more efficiently and effectively.

Senior Managing Director, Udi Dorner:

Udi identified that there was a need not being met; by adding technology to the Financial Services Industry he designed Toropoint for what it is today. With his background in technology he helped create a platform to make the life insurance process easier for everyone involved.

“I was driven to build an organization fueled and supported by technology that was highly efficient, cutting edge and different than anything else currently in the marketplace.“

Toropoint’s mission is to provide tools to our Members/Advisors that help clarify their Client’s personal planning priorities. Our platform also provides excellent implementation and management resources that maximize financial opportunities for our Members/Advisors and their clients.

Board of Advisors, Jeff Gutovich:

Jeff’s role with Toropoint is to help guide the strategic growth of the business and be available to help create unique solutions that lower taxes and protect what matters most to the clients of Toropoint advisors or agents.

Mr. Gutovich brings over 30 years of entrepreneurial and executive experience that includes financial services, aviation and aerospace buy-out and operations. Mr. Gutovich is a member of the Board of Advisors for Toropoint, the Co-Chairman of Origo Acquisition Corp, a NASDAQ listed company, Chairman of the Board of Advisors for Genexa Health, a company that creates healthier medicines, Founder and CEO of Sentry Financial Services Group, Inc., a Los Angeles-based firm specialized in wealth preservation, tax minimization, and insurance strategies across a broad asset spectrum and a co-founder of Financial Resources Group. a professional services practice specialized in insurance, retirement and estate planning, employee benefits, and asset management. Mr. Gutovich began his career in 1975 as a commercial pilot, maintains Airline Transport credentials (ATP) and consults with aviation and aerospace owners and investors to maximize value, minimize risk and create tax efficient strategies.

Business Development Director / Life Settlements & Life Insurance, Chris Marino:

Chris serves as Director of Business Development for Toropoint. Mr. Marino has over 15 years experience in capital markets, life settlements and life insurance. He has worked on both the buy and sell side of the life settlement marketplace for institutional investors, private equity groups and family offices. He has also held various roles in the insurance market including VP of Sales and Marketing for McCombs Risk Advisors, wholesaling products and concepts to other agents as well as being a personal producer.

Chris brings this experience to Toropoint to help maximize the the value that Toropoint can add to a its agents and clients current and future insurance needs. This not only includes life settlements and life insurance but also estate planning and premium financing platforms.

Insurance Advisor, Addison Gallardo:

Addison is an Insurance Advisor with Toropoint Financial with 2 years of experience helping families, individuals, and businesses owners get financially protected. He believes that putting clients first and maintaining the utmost level of professionalism is imperative to creating long standing relationships with his clients. His approach is listening to his clients needs and working diligently with them to implement a plan that meets all their financial goals.

Addison was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA where he grew up playing baseball, football, and lacrosse. Some hobbies of his include collecting vinyl records, learning the harmonica, and Sunday family hikes.

Addison currently resides in Orange County California with his Wife and Son.

Marketing / Agent Services, Amanda Buck:

Amanda works directly with the agents and clients to assure the highest level of quality service during your experience with Toropoint. Amanda has been in customer relations for 10+ years. In her spare time, Amanda enjoys the outdoors, yoga, dancing and being active. Originally from North Carolina, Amanda loves having her home now on the west coast.

Case Design / Operations, Laura Masotto:

Laura serves as Case Manager for Toropoint. Prior to joining our organization, Laura worked for State Farm Insurance for 13 years in Property and Casualty Claims. She graduated in 2003 from Pfeiffer University, Charlotte, North Carolina with a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Science. For the past six years, she has served on the Executive Board at Reilly Elementary. She resides in Mission Viejo, California with her husband and two children