Financial Services >> CEO Interviews >> June 20, 2012

Lincoln Financial Corporation (LNC)

Konen, Mark
Mark Konen is President, Insurance and Retirement Solutions, at Lincoln Financial Group, which provides advice and solutions to help customers secure their financial futures. In this role, Mr. Konen is responsible for strategic leadership and profitability management of the life insurance, annuity and group protection businesses. In addition, he is responsible for sales and distribution for group protection. Previously, Mr. Konen served as President of the individual markets segment for Lincoln Financial Group. He has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. Mr. Konen served in various senior management positions with Jefferson Pilot Financial and was Executive Vice President of Life and Annuity Manufacturing at the time of its merger with Lincoln Financial Group in 2006. Mr. Konen is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries and earned his B.S. in mathematics from the University of Nebraska. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with a brief introduction to Lincoln Financial, including some highlights from the company’s history and an overview of its product offerings?

Mr. Konen: