NU Online News Service, July 12, 2004, 12:56 p.m. EDT

The annuity unit at Prudential Financial Inc., Newark, N.J., has hired Michael Dibbert to be a senior vice president and director of bank distribution.[@@]

Dibbert previously was a managing director at AXA Distributors, a U.S. financial services distribution unit of AXA S.A., Paris. He also was a senior vice president at AXA’s AXA Financial and Equitable life units.

Dibbert has a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a master’s degree in business administration from Southern Methodist University.