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The Standard Promotes Christopher Beaulieu to Vice President of Individual Annuities and Fixed Income
Beaulieu joined The Standard in 2015 as assistant vice president of Investments where he has been leading an investment team responsible for fixed income investments in public markets. In his new role, Beaulieu will add responsibility for the Individual Annuities product line including individual annuity sales, marketing, actuarial, operations and administrative teams.
Beaulieu has more than 15 years of enterprise investment portfolio management experience. Before coming to The Standard, Beaulieu served as head of corporate portfolio management for Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company. In that capacity, Beaulieu was a primary driver of an asset allocation strategy aligned with organizational total return and asset/liability matching objectives.
“Chris will focus on business growth through disciplined execution of new and existing processes, continually innovating our offerings and maximizing the natural talent and strengths found on both teams,” said Scott Hibbs, vice president and chief investment officer at The Standard. “Chris is a demonstrated problem-solver who values his team members and is committed to their coaching and development.”
Beaulieu earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and international business from Northeastern University and holds the Certified Financial Analyst® designation.
About The Standard
The Standard is a family of companies dedicated to helping customers achieve financial well-being and peace of mind. In business since 1906, we are a leading provider of financial protection products and services for employers and individuals. Our products include group and individual disability insurance, group life, dental and vision insurance, voluntary (employee-paid) benefits, absence management services, and retirement plans and annuities for employers and individuals. For more information about The Standard, visit www.standard.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.
The Standard is the marketing name for StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., and its subsidiaries: Standard Insurance Company, The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York, Standard Retirement Services, Inc., StanCorp Mortgage Investors, LLC, StanCorp Investment Advisers, Inc., StanCorp Real Estate, LLC, and StanCorp Equities, Inc.
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