ADDING MULTIMEDIA Lori Dickerson Fouché joins Prudential Group Insurance as president and chief operating officer

  ADDING MULTIMEDIA Lori Dickerson Fouché joins Prudential Group Insurance as
  president and chief operating officer

    Reports to Stephen Pelletier who will become chief executive officer,
                          Prudential Group Insurance

Business Wire

NEWARK, N.J. -- June 17, 2013

Lori Dickerson Fouché has joined Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) in the
new role of president and chief operating officer of Prudential’s Group
Insurance business. In this role, Fouché will have overall responsibility for
the life, disability and voluntary product offerings, sales and account
management, as well as service delivery and marketing. She will report to
Stephen Pelletier, who has headed the business since 2012 as president and
will become CEO, Prudential Group Insurance.

“We are delighted that Lori has joined Group Insurance at this important time
for the business and industry,” said Pelletier. “Her experience will be
invaluable as we work toward achieving our goal of sustainable profitable

With over 20 years of insurance industry experience, Fouché most recently
served as president and CEO of Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company, a subsidiary
of Allianz SE.

“Lori’s broad industry knowledge and strong track record of leadership will be
a tremendous asset to our Group Insurance business and Prudential overall,”
said Charles Lowrey, chief operating officer, U.S. Businesses. “Her addition
reflects our commitment to strengthening the deep bench of talent we have in
the firm.”

Prior to joining Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company, Fouché worked for Chubb for
several years in various roles, rising to the rank of senior vice president in
Chubb Specialty Insurance. She earned a Masters in Business Administration at
Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts in history from Princeton

Prudential Group Insurance manufactures and distributes a full range of group
life, long-term and short-term disability, and corporate and trust-owned life
insurance in the U.S. to institutional clients primarily for use in connection
with employee and membership benefits plans. The business also sells
accidental death and dismemberment, and other ancillary coverages and provides
plan administrative services in connection with its insurance coverages.

Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), a financial services leader, has
operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential’s
diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and
institutional customers grow and protect their wealth through a variety of
products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related
services, mutual funds and investment management. In the U.S., Prudential’s
iconic Rock symbol has stood for strength, stability, expertise and innovation
for more than a century. For more information, please visit

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Prudential Financial, Inc. and its related entities, registered in many
jurisdictions worldwide. Group coverages issued by The Prudential Insurance
Company of America, 751 Broad Street, Newark, NJ.

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