CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Transamerica Reinsurance, a division of Transamerica Occidental Life Insurance Company and a major worldwide life reinsurance supplier, announced today that Joseph Gilmour has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Paul Rutledge, president of Transamerica Reinsurance, said, “We are very fortunate to have Joe on our team. His life reinsurance background plus his knowledge and experience in retail markets, both domestic and international, will be valuable to our organization. I am confident that Joe’s background and abilities will be a tremendous asset as we continue the expansion of our business.”
Joe was previously with New York Life International, where he served as chairman and chief executive officer and, before that, as chief financial officer. He also spent 25 years with Canada Life, where he served laterally as a senior vice president of the International and Reinsurance Division.
“I’m delighted to be part of Transamerica Reinsurance, an organization that is known for innovation and industry leadership,” Joe said. “This is an exciting time to be involved in the reinsurance arena and I look forward to being part of the team.”
Joe is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a graduate of the University of Toronto.
About Transamerica Reinsurance
Transamerica Reinsurance, a division of Transamerica Occidental Life Insurance Company, an AEGON company, is one of largest global suppliers of automatic and facultative reinsurance capacity and a leading provider of value-added product development, risk and capital management solutions to financial services companies in the life and annuity markets. It serves more than 500 client companies in the U.S., Latin America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region.
Transamerica Reinsurance’s products and services are offered through Transamerica Occidental Life Insurance Company, Transamerica Financial Life Insurance Company, Transamerica International Re (Bermuda) Ltd., Transamerica International Reinsurance Ireland Limited, and AEGON Levensverzekering N.V., all AEGON companies. AEGON is a leading multinational financial services group.