Charan JS Manektala

Financial Professional

My Focus Areas are Protecting Your Family, Saving for Retirement, Living in Retirement, Financial Strategy, Saving for Education and Small Business

Languages spoken by this financial professional: English, Hindi, Punjabi

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About Charan JS Manektala

Nothing compares to the feeling of helping a family or individual plan for their financial future.

I'm Most Proud Of: Hearing from clients about how our team helped improve their life. There's nothing better!


Life Happens. Being prepared makes all the difference.

You have options when it comes to your financial future - no matter your life situation.

Living in Retirement

Discover how our annuity options can help you create income for retirement and may be right for your personal financial needs. A Traditional or Roth IRA can also be an option to help you save for the future with either tax-free growth or on a tax-deferred basis.

Protecting Your Family and Greatest Assets

Whether you are recently married, buying a house, taking care of a loved one or preparing to retire, each new stage of life is exciting and uncertain. Ensure you’re protected with life, auto, home, long-term care and disability insurance.

Saving for Retirement

Get help reaching your retirement goals on your terms with an annuity, 401(k) or IRA. An annuity can be a way to provide retirement income and defer year-end taxes, and an IRA and 401(k) give you options to save for the next phase of your life. See if one or all of these retirement vehicles are right for you.


  • Financial Professional


    August 2017 - Present | Bloomington, IN

  • National Dean of Academic Affairs/ Director of Curriculum

    ITT ESI Inc.

    July 2007 - August 2016 | Carmel, IN

  • Sr. Director Product Management and Business Development

    3COM Corporation (Now Hewlett Packard)

    July 1999 - July 2002 | Santa Clara, CA

  • Vice President

    Integrated Circuit Systems (Now Renesas Electronics)

    July 1996 - July 1999 | Valley Forge, PA

  • VLSI Design Manager

    National Semiconductor Corporation (Now Texas Instruments)

    July 1988 - July 1996 | Santa Clara, CA

The Prudential Difference

    • Variable Annuities: CA, IN, KY, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA
    • Securities License: CA, IN, MA, OH, PA, VA
    • Variable Life Insurance: IN, KY, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA( CA License #0L95696)
    • Fixed Annuities: IN, KY, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA( CA License #0L95696)
    • Life Insurance: IN, KY, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA( CA License #0L95696)

Charan Manektala is associated with the Indiana Financial Group Office, 8888 Keystone Crossing, Suite 500, Indianapolis, IN, 46240-4613, Managing Director: Ryan Appelhans, Phone: 317-844-4650 . Charan Manektala offers investment advisory services through Pruco Securities, LLC (Pruco), doing business as Prudential Financial Planning Services (PFPS), pursuant to separate client agreement. Charan Manektala offers insurance and securities products and services as a registered representative of Pruco and an agent of issuing insurance companies. 1-800-778-2255. NY Coronavirus Information for Consumers (New York residents only.)Opens in a new window For information on fees, refer to: Pruco Securities Form CRS (Prudential Advisors)Opens in a new window.

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