ING’s Mulheran joins LIMRA board of directors
ING Life Companies’ President of Retail Life Distribution Dan Mulheran, LLIF, CLU, ChFC, officially joined the board of directors of LL Global, the parent organization of LIMRA and LOMA. Mulheran and the other new board members, elected during LL Global’s annual meeting in the fall, will serve a three-year term beginning in 2011. As part of the board of directors, they will help set policy and guide the actions of the LIMRA and LOMA, which represent the life insurance and financial services industry in more than 73 countries worldwide.
“LIMRA and LOMA provide critical research, training and other functions that have been important as we brought new products to our distribution and their customers,” said Mulheran. “It has been an effective and efficient means of collectively improving the knowledge of our industry as well as our individual businesses. I am honored to serve on the board, and I look forward to helping the organization chart the course that can help our industry serve individuals and their families in the future.”
“We are pleased to welcome Dan to our board of directors,” said Robert Kerzner, CLU, ChFC, president and CEO of LIMRA, LOMA and LL Global. “His extensive experience, insight and understanding of insurance producers and consumers will be invaluable as he helps to guide us as we continue to provide the research and education that is vital to our members, allowing them to make informed decisions for their businesses.”
Mulheran is responsible for leadership and management of the ING’s two core life insurance sales channels in addition to the U.S. Life Sales Support Group and the U.S. Life Insurance Meeting and Conference Planning Group. Prior to his current role, he was head of the Independent General Agency Distribution Channel. Prior to ING, he was the principal of his own insurance and financial services firm, Town & Country Financial Inc. He also held management positions with Great West Life Assurance Company.
Mulheran holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration / marketing from California State University, Hayward, Calif. He is a member of the Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU), National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA), and the Society of Financial Service Professionals. He is a former president of the Minneapolis Life Underwriters Association, national committee member to National Association of Life Underwriters, and active on LIMRA committees, including serving as chairperson of the 2008 LIMRA Distribution Conference, and chair of the 2009 LIMRA Annual Meeting.
ING is a global financial institution of Dutch origin offering banking, investments, life insurance and retirement services to over 85 million private, corporate and institutional clients in more than 40 countries. With a diverse workforce of about 107,000 people, ING is dedicated to setting the standard in helping our clients manage their financial future.
In the U.S., the ING (NYSE: ING) family of companies offer a comprehensive array of financial services to retail and institutional clients, which includes life insurance, retirement plans, mutual funds, managed accounts, alternative investments, direct banking, institutional investment management, annuities, employee benefits and financial planning. ING holds top-tier rankings in key U.S. markets and serves nearly 30 million customers across the nation. For more information, visit ing.us.