Peter Southard began his new position as a senior account executive, National Accounts, on May 12. He will collaborate with new and existing clients to provide solutions that address the complex needs for the nation’s largest retirement plans. Ben Moy will join Voya as a client solutions lead, effective May 19. He will be responsible for facilitating a streamlined customer experience for existing and prospective clients.
Southard brings more than 25 years of industry experience, with a strong background in the investment management, 401(k), defined benefit, and health and welfare markets. Most recently, Southard was responsible for selling benefits outsourcing services for Fidelity Investments to Fortune 100 companies. Prior to that, he worked in the investment service area for MFS and Putnam Investments.
Moy has more than 20 years of human resources and benefits experience, and a strong implementation and operations background. He most recently led the operations team for Fidelity Investments Consulting Group.
Both Southard and Moy will be based in Voya’s Braintree, Massachusetts, office and report to Steve Keating, head of Large Corporate Market Sales.
“We are thrilled to have Peter and Ben join the Voya family. Their appointments underscore our commitment to the recordkeeping business and support the increase in potential sales opportunities we are seeing as sponsors learn about how Voya can help their employees achieve a secure retirement,” says Keating. “The knowledge and industry experience Peter and Ben bring to the team complement the talent in the Large Corporate Market and will help us build a strategic platform for growth while delivering distinctive value to our clients.”