Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. has promoted George Eknaian to chief actuary for wealth management.
Eknaian previously was head of enterprise risk management for the global variable annuity business at Hartford Financial, Hartford (NYSE:HIG).
Eknaian has a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and economics from Wesleyan University.
In other personnel news:
- Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, Horsham, Pa., has hired Timothy Demetres to vice president and chief accounting officer.
Demetres previously was an assistant corporate controller at Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York.
Demetres has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Syracuse University.
- Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, Springfield, Mass., has hired Michael Reilly to be a divisional sales manager.
Reilly previously was institutional sales manager at JP Morgan Chase & Company, New York.
- Transamerica Retirement Services, Los Angeles, a unit of AEGON N.V., The Hague, Netherlands (NYSE:AEG), has promoted Scott Young to the regional vice president for New York and New Jersey.
Young previously was a Transamerica sales associate.