John Hancock Wealth Management has hired Hugh McHaffie to be senior vice president for variable annuities.
McHaffie succeeds James Boyle, who is now president of John Hancock Wealth Management, Boston, according to John Hancock.
John Hancock is a unit of Manulife Financial Corp., Toronto.
McHaffie previously was senior vice president of product management for individual business at a unit of MetLife Inc., New York.
McHaffie has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Toronto.
In other personnel news:
- Prudential Financial Inc., Newark, N.J., has promoted Kent Sluyter to chief actuary for individual life insurance.
Sluyter previously managed Prudential’s individual life insurance underwriting, claims and special investigations units.
Sluyter has a bachelor’s degree from Lafayette College. He holds the Fellow of the Society of Actuaries professional designation.
- American International Group Inc., New York, has hired Timothy Schlitz to be regional vice president of AIG international retirement services-Asia.