Realizing Insurance IT Value Requires New Tools, New Mindset February 12, 2013Insurers typically spend three to five percent of their revenue on IT, but they spend only a very small fraction of that on determining if they are maximizing their investment. That needs to change. Towers Watson: Life CFOs Demand Faster Financial Modeling February 06, 2013Financial models are a work in progress at life insurance companies, even as they become more crucial to address business challenges. Aetna Promotions Continue, CIO Meg McCarthy Among Them October 22, 2010McCarthy is being promoted to EVP, while CFO Joseph Zubretsky has been named senior EVP and CFO. AEGON UK Names Mark Laidlaw Chief Risk Officer and Bill Robertson to Finance Director December 08, 2009AEGON UK names Mark Laidlaw Chief Risk Officer and Bill Robertson to Finance Director; new management structure strengthens focus on risk and capital management. Independence Blue Cross Appoints Lauren O'Brien VP, Chief Accounting Officer November 18, 2009Independence Blue Cross appoints Lauren O'Brien VP, Chief Accounting Officer, a new position.
Aviva Names Mark Hodges Sole U.K. CEO October 06, 2009Hodges will lead both U.K. life and general insurance units as part of an ongoing transformation. Aviva also announced that, upon the retirement of Tom Godlasky, Igal Mayer will become CEO for North America and Robin Spencer will be chief risk officer. Genworth Financial Appoints New Chief Risk Officer and New Chief Actuary March 03, 2009Genworth Financial appoints Michel Perreault Chief Risk Officer and Robert Vrolyk Chief Actuary. AIG Names David L. Herzog Executive Vice President and CFO October 19, 2008 A New Breed of IT Exec February 09, 2004Partnership between CIO and IT CFO brings impressive strategic alignment at Guardian Life Bragging Rights October 22, 2003The leadership and technology vision of David Saul have helped Zurich North America become one of the largest P&C writers in the US.