NU Online News Service, Dec. 1, 2004, 3:13 p.m. EST

A Milwaukee insurer has promoted a voluntary products expert.[@@]

Assurant Health, Milwaukee, has named Mark Shaw to be a senior vice president and chief actuary for group markets.

Shaw began working for Assurant Health, a unit of Assurant Inc., New York, as a vice president for product development in 2003. One of his responsibilities involved designing the company’s new voluntary market product family.

Before Shaw joined Assurant Health, he was a senior vice president at AFLAC Inc., Columbus, Ga.

Shaw holds the Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and Fellow of the Life Management Institute professional designations.