MIB Group Inc., an organization that collects insurance applicant data, installed David Acselrod as its 2018-2019 chairman Friday.
Acselrod previously was MIB’s vice chairman. He took over from Arthur Roberts, a retired Ohio National chief financial officer.
Acselrod has been a vice president at Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company since 2014. Before that, he spent years at MetLife.
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MIB helps its 410 member insurers vet applicants, by pooling application data from the member insurers. It also compiles the life insurance industry benchmarking data used in principles-based reserving efforts.
Many life insurers and insurance technology companies are building MIB data feeds into accelerated and automated underwriting programs.