David Noble, the chairman, president, chief executive and treasurer of American Equity Investment Life Holding Company, says he plans to pass 3 of those titles on to others.
American Equity, West Des Moines, Iowa, reports that Noble, who founded the company in 1995, will continue to be the chairman.
John Matovina, who has been the vice chairman of the company, will continue to be a vice chairman and will also be the treasurer and chief financial officer.
Wendy Carlson, who has been chief financial officer and general counsel, will become chief executive officer and president.
Carlson is a lawyer and also holds the Certified Public Accountant professional designation.