Our Leadership

Building a community where everyone thrives.

We are committed to keeping our promise to protect your loved ones. Our ability to fulfill that commitment rests on countless contributions from our board of directors, senior management team and more than 600 dedicated employees.

With more than 250 years of industry experience, our leaders have the expertise to guide you along your path toward financial freedom. We understand firsthand the importance of protecting loved ones financially, and we’re dedicated to finding the right solutions to fit your needs and your budget. 

Our executive team believes in ensuring everyone succeeds: you, our employees and our partners.

Board of Directors

Jeff Davies, Chairman

Bernie Hickman

Deborah Lambert

John "Jack" Murrin

Phillip Surprenant

Executive Officers

Legal & General America, Insurance Division

Raju Seetharaman

SVP, IT and Transformation

Raju Seetharaman

SVP, IT and Transformation

Raju Seetharaman is Senior Vice President, IT and Transformation of Legal & General America’s insurance division, which includes operating companies Banner Life Insurance Company and William Penn Life Insurance Company of New York. He is responsible for IT and Transformation strategy, IT operations and change management with the mission to combine business strategy with cutting-edge IT expertise, to deliver efficient, effective solutions that helps Legal & General America achieve a market-leading position.

In 2000, Raju joined Legal & General Group in the UK where he held a number of positions including IT and Transformation Director for the General Insurance business. He has a proven track record in successfully delivering large and complex IT transformation programs. In 2018, Raju relocated to the US and continues to manage IT and Transformation in both the UK and US.

Raju is an Engineering Graduate and lives with his wife Nirmala, in North Potomac, MD.