Securian Financial Group has hired Warren Zaccaro to be executive vice president.[@@]

Zaccaro succeeds Robert Hunstand, who has retired, according to Securian, St. Paul, Minn. Zaccaro has been a partner in the San Antonio office of KPMG L.L.P.

In related news, Securian has given Dwayne Radel, a vice president, the additional title of general counsel, and it has promoted George Connolly to vice president, from second vice president.

New second vice presidents at Securian include Vicki Bailey, Gary Christensen, Nancy Swanson and Loyall Wilson.

Securian is a unit of Minnesota Mutual Companies Inc.