Guardian Life Insurance Company of America has hired John McCarthy to be executive vice president, human resources.
McCarthy previously was senior managing director and human resources director at Wachovia Securities, a unit of Wachovia Corp., Charlotte, N.C.
McCarthy has a bachelor’s degree in marketing from St. John’s University.
Guardian also has hired Douglas Dubitsky to be vice president of product development in retirement solutions and Michael Slipowitz to be chief actuary in retirement solutions.
Dubitsky previously was a vice president in the retirement income group at New York Life Insurance Company, New York. He has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from the C.W. Post campus of Long Island University.
Slipowitz was senior vice president and chief risk officer at AXA Financial, New York, a unit of AXA S.A., Paris. He has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Franklin and Marshall College. He holds the Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst professional designation.
In other personnel news:
- Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, Springfield, Mass., has hired E. Heather Smiley to be vice president, marketing communications, for its retirement services division.
Smiley previously was senior vice president of marketing communications at Fidelity Investments, Boston.