NU Online News Service, March 5, 2003, 4:49 p.m. EDT – Transamerica Reinsurance, Charlotte, N.C., has hired David Dorans to be head of its product consulting and development service.

The service helps life insurers develop new products.

Dorans previously was head of marketing at Provident Mutual Life Insurance Company, Berwyn, Pa., a company that has been acquired by Nationwide Financial Services Inc., Columbus, Ohio. He has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and economics from Duke University.

Transamerica Re is a unit of AEGON N.V., The Hague, Netherlands.