Bob is responsible for managing our enterprise actuarial services, risk management, reinsurance, and data and analytics areas. In addition, he also manages our rating agency relationships.
Bob joined Securian Financial in 1990 in our actuarial department and then moved to Securian Advisor Services three years later. After six years developing and marketing life insurance products, he returned to our Individual Actuarial area. In 2005, he was promoted to senior vice president of Life Product Manufacturing. In 2016, Bob began overseeing our Individual Annuity product line, and a year later his responsibilities were expanded to include Life Underwriting and our Benefit Distribution Center. In 2019, Bob led the launch and operationalization of Securian Business Services, the area of our company responsible for most of our customer touch points. In 2022, he assumed the leadership role of our Individual Life and Individual Annuity product lines before assuming his current position.
- Bachelor’s degree in mathematics and economics, St. Olaf College
- Fellow, Society of Actuaries
- Chartered Life Underwriter
An active supporter of the local community, Bob serves on the board of the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities. He was also elected to the National YMCA Board of Directors in 2023 and currently sits on their Investment and Financial Development Committees.