Leadership

José S. Suquet

José S. Suquet

Chairman of the Board, President and CEO

Role & Responsibilities:
José leads Pan-American Life Insurance Group as Chairman of the Board, President and CEO, overseeing operations in 22 countries and spearheading the company’s strategic planning.

Career:
José joined Pan-American Life in November 2004 and has led the organization to record growth and success thanks to an initial restructuring of the Group’s operations; a renewed and strategic focus on life, accident and health insurance solutions; and a combination of organic growth and strategic mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Pan-American Life, José held senior management posts in the insurance industry for more than three decades, including serving as senior executive vice president and chief distribution officer of AXA Financial. He also opened “The Suquet Agency” which was among the sales and marketing leaders of The Equitable and awarded Equitable’s President's Trophy for eight consecutive years.

Boards & Industry Associations:
José is currently serving on the Boards of Directors of The Idea Village; Regions Financial Corporation; the American Council of Life Insurer’s (ACLI); and the Ochsner Health System. He previously served as a board member for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta; Retail Payments Oversight Committee; and the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, New Orleans Branch.

Education:
José graduated from Fordham University in New York with a Bachelor of Science and holds an M.B.A. from the University of Miami. He is also a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Governance Fellow.

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Biographies

Executive Management

The steady stewardship of Pan-American Life Insurance Group’s internationally experienced leadership team ensures that Pan-American Life continues to transform the vision of its founders into trusted financial security and peace of mind for its customers.

José S. Suquet José S. Suquet

Chairman of the Board, President and CEO

Carlos Mickan Biography Carlos Mickan Biography

Vice Chairman of the Board, Head of Finance and Administration

Patrick Fraizer Leadership Patrick Fraizer Leadership

Executive Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Steven A. Friedman Leadership Steven A. Friedman Leadership

Executive Vice President; Chief Investment Officer, Corporate Development and Strategy

Rodolfo J. "Rudy" Revuelta Leadership Rodolfo J. "Rudy" Revuelta Leadership

Executive Vice-President & Retiring Chief Investment Officer

Robert DiCianni Robert DiCianni

President - Group Benefits

John Foley Leadership John Foley Leadership

President - U.S. Group

Bruce Parker Leadership Bruce Parker Leadership

President – Global Life

Michael Carricarte Leadership Michael Carricarte Leadership

Senior Vice President – Individual Health

Daniel Costello Leadership Daniel Costello Leadership

Senior Vice President – International Country Management

David Demmon Leadership David Demmon Leadership

Senior Vice President – Chief Financial Officer and Controller

Frank Recio Leadership Frank Recio Leadership

Senior Vice President – International Business Technology and Operations

Scott Reitan Leadership Scott Reitan Leadership

Senior Vice President - Administration and Information Technology

Bryan Scofield Leadership Bryan Scofield Leadership

Senior Vice President – Human Resources

Selig Ehrlich Leadership Selig Ehrlich Leadership

Chief Actuary and Risk Officer

Carlos Aldana Leadership Carlos Aldana Leadership

Vice President – Corporate Development

Marta Reeves Biography Marta Reeves Biography

Vice President – Corporate Marketing

Biographies

Board of Directors

Pan-American Life Insurance Group’s Board of Directors provides support and guidance to the Group’s executive management team, driving the careful strategic planning and excellent execution that are the cornerstones of the company’s success.

Stephen Batza Stephen Batza

Member of the Board since November 2015

Jerry Carlisle Leadership Jerry Carlisle Leadership

Member of the Board since February 2013

Martha O Hesse Martha O Hesse

Member of the Board since November 2015

Suzanne T. Mestayer Leadership Suzanne T. Mestayer Leadership

Member of the Board since November 2017

Carlos Mickan Carlos Mickan

Member of the Board since July 2014

Kenneth Mlekush Biography Kenneth Mlekush Biography

Member of the Board since June 2005

Wendell Mottley Leadership Wendell Mottley Leadership

Member of the Board since February 2013

Daniel P. Mulheran Leadership Daniel P. Mulheran Leadership

Member of the Board since November 2015

Carlos Palomares Leadership Carlos Palomares Leadership

Member of the Board since October 2007

Dr. Patrick J. Quinlan Leadership Dr. Patrick J. Quinlan Leadership

Member of the Board since November 2011

Coleman D. Ross Biography Coleman D. Ross Biography

Member of the Board since May 2006

José S. Suquet José S. Suquet

Member of the Board since October 2004

J. Antonio Villamil J. Antonio Villamil

Member of the Board since November 2010