Conseco Inc. has named Michael Dubes president of its Conseco Insurance Group unit.[@@]

Conseco, Carmel, Ind., sells a variety of annuities, life insurance policies and supplemental health products through the Conseco Insurance unit.

Dubes previously was an executive at ReliaStar Financial Corp., Minneapolis. When he left ReliaStar, he was president of the company’s Northern Life operation.

Dubes has a bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University and a master’s degree in financial services from American College. He holds the Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant professional designations, and he has served on the board of LIMRA International, Windsor, Conn.