In this new role, McLaren is responsible for leading efforts to identify and further grow Stable Value opportunities for the retirement plan services business. He is also responsible for Stable Value product development and positioning along with establishing business initiatives for investment only opportunities in the market.
McLaren reports to Eric Levy, senior vice president and head of Retirement Plan Product and Solutions Management.
McLaren comes to Lincoln with several years of financial services and insurance industry experience. Prior to this role, McLaren was an independent Defined Contribution Stable Value consultant where he focused on expanding the understanding of the stable value asset class within the 401(k), 457, 403(b) and defined benefit markets. He also held several stable value-related positions with Prudential Retirement and was most recently vice president of sales with expertise and specialty knowledge in Stable Value including Guaranteed Interest Contracts (GICs), Institutional Book Value Wraps and Investment Only businesses.
McLaren holds FINRA series 7 and 63 designations, is life insurance licensed in all 50 states and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree from Rider University.