July 27, 2016 12:16 PM ET


Company Overview of Transamerica Corporation

Company Overview

Transamerica Corporation, a financial services company, provides insurance and investments for small to large organizations. It offers life, long term care, accidental death, Medicare, final expenses, and dental insurance; mutual funds; annuities products; and retirement solutions. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Transamerica Corporation operates as a subsidiary of AEGON International B.V.

4333 Edgewood Road NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52499

United States

Founded in 1928

9,200 Employees





Key Executives for Transamerica Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 53
President of Transamerica Insurance & Investment Group
Executive Vice President
Age: 60
Head of Americas Corporate Communications and Senior Vice President
Chief Investment Officer of Individual Savings & Retirement Division
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Transamerica Corporation Key Developments

Transamerica Announces an Expanded Distribution Partnership with Edward Jones

Transamerica announced an expanded distribution partnership with Edward Jones to provide its retirement plan solutions to companies throughout the U.S., marking the first time Transamerica and Edward Jones have joined forces to distribute corporate retirement plans.

David Macmillan to Join Transamerica as Chief Customer Experience Officer

Aegon UK managing director David Macmillan is set to leave the business in the summer to join Aegon's American arm. Macmillan will join American insurance firm Transamerica, which Aegon owns, as chief customer experience officer. He joined Aegon in November 2011 from the Invocas Group. He was previously UK retail director at Standard Life.

Transamerica's Investments, Retirement Announces Executive Changes

Transamerica's Investments and Retirement announced new appointments to further strengthen the company's leadership position in the U.S. investment and retirement market. Blake Bostwick, chief marketing officer, has been appointed as the division's chief operating officer, following the departure of Alice Hocking. In addition, Bill Noyes, senior vice president of client relationship development has been appointed to the newly created position of senior vice president of retirement plan operations as they relate to Transamerica's U.S. retirement business, and Kevin Edwards, currently vice president of client compliance and consulting services, will move into the role of national director of institutional markets client management. Bostwick has held senior level positions across the organization including positions in sales, marketing, technology, analytics, and operations. He has been a key driver in Transamerica's continued growth and drive to provide the best customer experience. Blake brings to his new role 13 years of experience with Transamerica in operations, technology and marketing. He has served as chief operations officer for annuity and mutual funds business, and has demonstrated a deep understanding of all aspects of business.

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