Global Atlantic appoints co-chair: Staff relocations
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- Manu Sareen has a background in investment banking.
- ACLI’s new Regional Vice President of State Relations was director of policy in Vermont.
- OneAmerica has four new vice presidents.
Global Atlantic Financial Group has chosen Manu Sareen as co-chairman of the company, alongside Rob Arena.
Sareen served as the company’s president for institutional markets, and he will continue to oversee the activities of institutional markets, the company said.
Sareen started as an analyst at Wasserstein Perella. He then served as Managing Director of Goldman Sachs. There, he advised banks and life insurers. It went from Goldman Sachs to Global Atlantic when Global Atlantic came into being.
He holds a bachelor’s degree from Cornell and a master’s degree in management from MIT.
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The American Council of Life Insurers hired Jill Rickard to be regional vice president for state relations.
She was previously the Policy Director in the Vermont Department of Financial Regulation.
Earlier in her career, she was a partner in two law firms. She was also the owner of Peanut & Mouse, a children’s store in Waitsfield, Vermont.
She holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and a law degree from Columbia.
She is a member of the board of directors of the Vermont Housing Finance Agency.
OneAmerica has four new vice presidents.
The Indianapolis-based company has hired David Junker as vice president of life insurance and financial services. He was previously Vice President of the Insurance Sales Consulting Group at Ameriprise.
OneAmerica has also promoted:
Chris Coudret to Vice President for Career and Independent Brokerage, to Vice President for Workplace Solutions and Retirement Services.
Kristin dorm to vice president for agency growth and development, national director of agent recruitment and development.
Jeff Levin to vice president of healthcare solutions distribution, to division vice president of healthcare solutions business.
CNO Financial Group has hired Richard Shaffer as Senior Vice President of Small Market Sales and Construction Insurance Operations.
He was previously senior vice president of Unum’s Colonial Life unit.
He was also the owner of a wine importer.
Shaffer holds a BA from George Mason University and an MA from East Carolina University.
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Delta Dental of Tennessee has promoted Jeff Ballard to Executive Vice President.