The Hartford Financial Services Group has appointed Marc Lieberman as president and CEO of its European insurer, Hartford Life.
Lieberman will be responsible for strategic direction, general management and profit and loss of Hartford Life which offers retirement savings and income products in the UK.
He will report to Peter Smyth, executive vice president of The Hartford’s International Markets Group, based in Connecticut.
Smyth says: “Marc brings an international perspective to the European role which, coupled with his experience in running market-leading businesses, will be invaluable to The Hartford as we continue building our UK business and expanding our operations in a dynamic and growing market."
Lieberman was formerly CEO of ING New Zealand having previously held executive positions at Constellation and Wachovia. He is vice chairman and director of the Investment Savings and Insurance Institute of New Zealand and also director of the American Chamber of Commerce in New Zealand.
Lieberman replaces Mike Kalen who will return to the US as senior vice president of finance.IFAonline
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