Henry Named as LIMRA Exec.

September 22, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Paul Steven Henry has been tapped as managing director of Retirement Services for LIMRA, the Connecticut-based insurance and financial services marketing organization.

A LIMRA news release said Henry’s appointment to the newly created role was effective September 14.

In the new role, Henry is responsible for ensuring that LIMRA members who are, or seek to be, active in the retirement market fully benefit from LIMRA’s wide range of products, including research, compliance, training, and consulting services, the announcement said.

Henry has more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, including 17 years as a strategist, head of marketing, and head of product development for industry leaders in the retirement market. Henry was previously vice president of product development at MassMutual Retirement Services.

Henry is a graduate of Valparaiso University in Indiana.

“Paul Henry brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience to a newly created role at LIMRA,” said Robert Kerzner, president and CEO of LIMRA. “With more than 40 million retirees representing $13 trillion in net worth this year, it is important that companies employ the comprehensive research and knowledge that LIMRA has to better understand and reach this growing market. Paul is distinctly qualified to work with our member organizations to identify their unique needs and better access and deploy LIMRA resources that can be critical to their success in the retirement market.”