CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE:UNM) is promoting Marco Forato to the role of senior vice president for corporate strategy and development, and Tyler Siira has been named vice president and treasurer.
In addition to his current responsibility leading Unum’s global growth strategy, Forato will take on accountability for strategic corporate development to help Unum introduce new products, services or partnerships, and to expand its global footprint. Forato has been with Unum since 2007, with previous roles including vice president of marketing strategy and communication for Unum US, and chief marketing officer for Unum UK.
Currently based in Dorking, Surrey, in the U.K., Forato will relocate to the company’s Chattanooga headquarters this summer.
Siira has served in various roles across the Finance and Investment organizations in Chattanooga over the last 14 years, most recently as assistant treasurer. In his new role Siira will oversee all U.S. treasury functions including banking operations, liquidity management and capital market transactions.
Unum Group (www.unum.com) is a leading provider of financial protection benefits in the United States and the United Kingdom. Its primary businesses are Unum US, Colonial Life and Unum UK. Unum’s portfolio includes disability, life, accident and critical illness coverage, which help protect millions of working people and their families in the event of an illness or injury. The company reported revenues of $10.7 billion in 2015, and provided $6.8 billion in benefits last year.