Reinsurance Group appoints Anna Manning as CEO
The Board of Directors of Reinsurance Group of America announced that it has appointed Anna Manning as the company's CEO, effective January 1, 2017. Manning was appointed President in November 2015. The Board announced at that time that it expected her to succeed A. Greig Woodring, the current CEO, who will officially retire on December 31, 2016. "In anticipation of Greig's retirement, the Board has actively engaged on CEO succession planning for several years. Anna is a seasoned professional with outstanding business acumen, a deep understanding of the industry, and strong technical skills. Over the past year, since being named President, she has been working more closely with Greig to ensure a smooth transition upon his retirement. The Board is confident that she is fully prepared to take the helm and lead RGA forward," said J. Cliff Eason, Chairman of the Board of Directors of RGA.