HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE:PNX) today announced that Mark Griffin
has joined the company as executive vice president and chief risk
Mr. Griffin is responsible for overall leadership, vision and direction
for enterprise risk management. He reports to James D. Wehr, president
and chief executive officer.
“Mark will help Phoenix enhance our current enterprise risk structure
and lead this strategic function to support the business going forward.
I am excited to add someone with Mark’s extensive experience and
capability to our senior management team,” said Mr. Wehr.
Mr. Griffin was previously head of financial planning and analysis for
Mass Mutual Financial. Prior to that, he served as chief investment
officer and chief risk officer for Genworth Financial, chief risk
manager for GE Insurance and held senior positions at Goldman Sachs and
Mr. Griffin earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the
University of Waterloo, Ontario and holds the following professional
designations: Fellow, Society of Actuaries, Financial Risk Manager,
Chartered Financial Analyst, Certified Enterprise Risk Analyst, Society
of Actuaries, and Professional Risk Manager.
The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE:PNX) helps financial professionals
provide solutions, including income strategies and insurance protection,
to families and individuals planning for or living in retirement.
Founded as a life insurance company in 1851, Phoenix offers products and
services designed to meet financial needs in the middle income and mass
affluent markets. Its distribution subsidiary, Saybrus Partners, Inc.
offers solutions-based sales support to financial professionals and
represents Phoenix’s products among key distributors, including
independent marketing organizations and brokerage general agencies.
Phoenix is headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, and its principal
operating subsidiary, Phoenix Life Insurance Company, has its statutory
home office in East Greenbush, New York. For more information, visit www.phoenixwm.com.
Source: The Phoenix Companies, Inc