Sylvia Pozezanac has been named managing director and global head of consultant relations for the Strategic Solutions Group at Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), the company announced today. She is responsible for building senior level relationships with global investment, employee benefit and retirement consultants on behalf of Prudential’s U.S. Businesses.
Sylvia Pozezanac (Photo: Business Wire)“Sylvia has been a longtime leader in the retirement consulting industry and comes to Prudential with wide-ranging experience, from financial risk management to client and business management,” said Kevin Myers, who heads the Strategic Solutions Group. “We are thrilled to have someone with Sylvia’s expertise as we continue to work closely with consultants to build solutions that address the many challenges our clients face.” Pozezanac spent 26 years at Towers Watson (including one of its predecessor companies, Towers Perrin) focusing on financial risk assessment and management, as well as on design, implementation, funding and accounting of retirement plans, both retirement income and retiree medical programs. She has worked in all three of Towers Watson’s U.S. divisions as well as in Canada and the U.K., where she held a variety of leadership and consulting roles. She most recently served as a senior consultant in Towers Watson’s North American Retirement practice, where she was a joint leader of sales and marketing and a member of its leadership team. Earlier, she was the global leader of Retirement Risk Solutions, Towers Perrin’s risk management business for retirement programs. Pozezanac is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries. She received a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Concordia University in Montreal. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of June 30, 2013, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential’s diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth through a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds and investment management. In the U.S., Prudential’s iconic Rock symbol has stood for strength, stability, expertise and innovation for more than a century. For more information, please visit www.news.prudential.com.