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6 May 2024

Pan-American Life Insurance Group Recognized as a US Best Managed Company

New Orleans, LA, May 6, 2024Pan-American Life Insurance Group (PALIG) is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2024 US Best Managed company. The company has also been recognized as a Gold Standard winner for maintaining this achievement for four years. Now in its fifth year, the award, sponsored by Deloitte* Private and The Wall Street Journal, recognizes the achievements of U.S. private companies and the successes of their management teams.

“We are truly honored to be recognized as a US Best Managed Company Gold Standard Winner. This designation is a testament to the dedication and talent of our team - People You Can Trust for Life - and validates our strategic vision and unwavering commitment to success,” said José S. Suquet, Chairman of the Board and CEO, Pan-American Life Insurance Group.

US Best Managed Companies is part of a global Deloitte Private program. Honorees are selected by an external panel of judges who evaluate applicants based on strategy, ability to execute, culture governance, and financial performance. They join an ecosystem of organizations from more than 44 countries.

Mr. Suquet added, “this award underscores our daily pursuit of our vision, to build on the company’s 100-year heritage of financial strength, commitment and trusted financial security, and to improve our policyholders’ sense of well-being, while becoming the leading insurance carrier in the Americas.”

About the Best Managed Companies Program

The Best Managed Companies program is a mark of excellence for private companies. U.S. designees have revenues of at least $250 million. Thousands of private companies around the world have competed for this designation in their respective countries through a rigorous and independent process that evaluates four key criteria in their management skills and practices — strategy, execution, culture, and governance/financials. For more information, visit

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About Pan-American Life Insurance Group

Pan-American Life Insurance Group (PALIG), a leading provider of life, accident and health insurance throughout the Americas, has been delivering trusted financial services since 1911. The New Orleans-based Group is comprised of more than twenty-member companies, employs more than 2,100 worldwide and offers top-rated individual and/or group life, accident and health insurance, employee benefits and financial services in 49 states, the District of Columbia (DC), Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. The Group has affiliates and branches in Costa Rica, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, and 13 Caribbean markets, including Barbados, Cayman Islands, Curacao and Trinidad and Tobago. For more information, visit the Pan-American Life website at palig.comfollow us on Facebook @PanAmericanLifeTwitter @PanAmericanLifeInstagram @panamericanlife.latam, and connect with us on LinkedIn at Pan-American Life Insurance Group.