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November 26, 2015 7:28 PM ET


Company Overview of Principal Life Insurance Company

Company Overview

Principal Life Insurance Company provides insurance products and services to businesses and individuals. Its products include medical insurance with prescription drug, vision insurance, disability insurance, dental insurance, health insurance, and life insurance. The company enables its clients to manage their benefits online. It serves the customers through a network of subsidiaries, agents, brokers, and financial service-oriented satellites. Principal Life Insurance Company was formerly known as Principal Mutual Life Insurance Company and changed its name in July 1998. The company was founded in 1879 and is based in Des Moines, Iowa. Principal Life Insurance Company operates as a subsidiar...

711 High Street

Des Moines, IA 50392-0300

United States

Founded in 1879

Key Executives for Principal Life Insurance Company

Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Operating Officer, President of Retirement & Investor Services Division and Head of Retirement & Investor Services Division
Age: 64
Executive Chairman of the Board and Chairman of Executive Committee
Age: 66
Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 55
Executive Officer
Senior Vice President of Principal Financial Group Inc and Corporate Secretary of Principal Financial Group Inc
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Principal Life Insurance Company Key Developments

Principal Life Insurance Company Appoints Blair C. Pickerell as New Director, Effective August 17, 2015

On May 19, 2015, the board of directors of Principal Financial Group Inc. elected Blair C. Pickerell as a new director of the company and of Principal Life Insurance Company, effective August 17, 2015. Effective with the next regularly scheduled meetings to be held in August, Mr. Pickerell will serve as a member of the Finance and Nominating and Governance Committees of the board of directors. Pickerell has been in his current role with Nikko Asset Management since 2010. Prior to that, he was CEO, Asia, at Morgan Stanley Investment Management.

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