MIB Group, Inc. is a not-for-profit membership organization of life and health insurance companies in the United States and Canada. The company operates an applicant-authorized information exchange on behalf of its members where its members contribute underwriting information to the MIB database for use by other members who later search the database with the authorization of the insurance applicant. Its underwriting information helps its member companies to assess an individual’s risk and eligibility during the underwriting of life, health, disability income, critical illness, and long-term care insurance policies. The company, through its subsidiary, MIB Solutions, Inc., also offers Policy ...
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Braintree, MA 02184-8734
Founded in 1902
MIB Group, Inc Announces Executive Appointments
May 18 17
MIB Group, Inc. appointed Arthur J. Roberts, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Ohio National Life Insurance Company, will become Chairman, thereby succeeding David P. Wheeler, Executive Vice President U.S. Mortality Markets, RGA Reinsurance Company who will remain on the MIB Board of Directors as Immediate Past Chair. David Acselrod, Head of Premier Client Group integration and Department of Labor implementation for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company will begin service as Vice Chairman. Newly elected to three-year terms on the MIB Board of Directors are Dr. Gina Guzman, Vice President and Chief Medical Director, Munich Re, U.S. (Life) who began her first term in September 2016; James E. Hohmann, Chief Executive Officer and President, Members Mutual and Vericity Holdings and Chief Executive Officer for subsidiaries Efinancial and Fidelity Life Association; Jeffrey D. Holley, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, OneAmerica Financial Partners, Inc. and affiliates; and Harold B. Rojas, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, The Baltimore Life Companies. Mr. Roberts joined the MIB Board in 2012 and will serve as its new Chairman, 2017-2018. As Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Ohio National Life Insurance Company he is responsible for rating agency relationships, treasury management, and finance operations for the enterprise. He began his career with Ohio National in 1994 and was appointed an officer in 1996. In 1999, he was elected Vice President, Financial Reporting, and has held his most recent title of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2008. Mr. Acselrod joined the MIB Board in 2016 and will serve as its new Vice Chairman, 2017-2018. As Head of Premier Client Group integration and Department of Labor implementation for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), he has overall accountability for success of the MetLife Premier Client group acquisition. Prior to this role, he led New Business and Underwriting where he had accountability for underwriting operations and strategy including oversight of the Life, Disability Income and LTC Underwriting and New Business departments. Prior to joining MassMutual, Mr. Acselrod held various positions with the U.S. and international businesses of MetLife, Inc. where he served as Small Market Leader, Group Insurance, with P&L accountability for the segment nationally. Mr. Acselrod led MetLife's Long Term Care and Critical Illness business and also held several other positions in Retail Business, Sales Compensation, Business Architecture, MetLife Japan, and Corporate Planning. Dr. Gina Guzman began serving her first term on the MIB Board in September 2016. Dr. Guzman is Vice President and Chief Medical Director at Munich Re, U.S. (Life) with oversight responsibilities for Munich Re U.S. (Life) medical and underwriting functions. Dr. Guzman leads the medical team's content updates to the EDGE underwriting manual, and manages the company's mortality research on impairments. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Insurance Medicine. An in-demand presenter at local, regional and national underwriting meetings in North America, she was an invited speaker for the 2016 ICLAM meeting in the Netherlands. Mr. James E. Hohmann will be joining the MIB Board in May 2017. Mr. Hohmann is Chief Executive Officer and President of Members Mutual and Vericity Holdings. He is also CEO of subsidiary companies Efinancial and Fidelity Life Association. Previously, he served as President of Conseco (now CNO Financial), President and CEO of Allstate Financial, and most recently was President and CEO of FBL Financial. Mr. Jeffrey D. Holley will be joining the MIB Board in May 2017. Mr. Holley is Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for OneAmerica Financial Partners, Inc. and its affiliated companies: American United Life Insurance, State Life Insurance and the Pioneer Mutual Life Insurance Company. He is responsible for all treasury and tax functions, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets. In 2015, he was named CFO of the Year by the Indianapolis Business Journal, in part for leading the acquisition of BMO's U.S.-based retirement services business. Mr. Harold B. Rojas will be joining the MIB Board in May 2017. Mr. Rojas is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for The Baltimore Life Companies and has served in that role since 2005. Before joining Baltimore Life, Mr. Rojas was Assistant Vice President and Assistant General Counsel with Old Mutual Financial Network, and he held various compliance and legal counsel positions with Conseco, Inc., Jackson National Life and Columbian Mutual Life.
MIB Group, Inc. Announces Executive Changes
May 10 16
MIB Group, Inc. announced the election of its Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for 2016-17 and the election of two new directors, all of whom are highly-experienced insurance industry veterans serving as senior officers of MIB member companies. Effective May 12, 2016, David P. Wheeler, Executive Vice President and Head of U.S. Mortality Markets for RGA Reinsurance Company, will become Chairman, thereby succeeding Joseph L. Pray, President and Chief Executive Officer for the Trustmark Companies who will remain on the MIB Board of Directors as Immediate Past Chair. Jeffrey Carlson, Executive Vice President and Head of Operations for AIG's Life and Accident & Health business, will begin service as Vice Chairman.
Newly elected to a three-year term on the company's Board of Directors are David Acselrod, Vice President of New Business and Underwriting for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, and Dean Del Vecchio, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer & Head of Enterprise Shared Services for The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America. Mr. Acselrod begins his first term on the company's Board in May 2016. As Vice President, New Business and Underwriting for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, he is responsible for the development of MassMutual's overall underwriting operations strategy. This includes operational oversight of the company's Life and Disability Income Underwriting and New Business departments, the implementation of continuous underwriting process improvements and ensuring that all risk selection practices are in compliance with regulatory requirements.
MIB Group, Inc. Appoints Traci Davis as Vice President of Account Management & Business Development
Mar 28 16
MIB Group, Inc. announced that Traci Davis, FLMI, AALU, ACS has joined as Vice President of Account Management & Business Development. Ms. Davis will lead a team of account managers responsible for providing service to MIB's 430 members, extending MIB's Underwriting Services into new markets, and supporting new business initiatives. She'll play a key role in identifying new business opportunities and industry partnerships for MIB. Ms. Davis reports to Brian Millman, Vice President. Ms. Davis comes to MIB with over 20 years' experience in life insurance underwriting, product development, operations management, and strategic partnerships. She most recently was Vice President of Underwriting Services at EMSI where she was responsible for successfully leading a team responsible to sell new EMSI service offerings, as well as championing their electronic health record initiatives. Immediately prior, Ms. Davis was CEO and founder of Advanced Underwriting Solutions, Inc. Ms. Davis is the incoming 2016 President of the Association of Home Office Underwriters (AHOU) and currently serves as AHOU's Vice President of Programs. She is the past President (2006-2012) of the Rocky Mountain Society of Home Office Underwriters and is a frequent speaker at industry conferences.