NU Online News Service, Nov. 24, 2003, 3:43 p.m. EST – New York Life Insurance Company, New York, has named a 36-year-old executive co-head of its life and annuity unit.[@@]
Theodore Mathas, who has been a senior vice president at the company and chief operating officer of the life and annuity unit since 2001, will become an executive vice president.
Phillip Hildebrand, 50, who has been the chief distribution officer at the life and annuity unit since 2001, will serve as the other co-head of the unit, New York Life says.
Hildebrand, an executive vice president at the company since 1999, will retain the EVP title.
Mathas started at New York Life as a corporate vice president in the asset management department in 1995. He has a bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and a law degree from the University of Virginia.