We are pleased to announce the appointment of James Galli to executive vice president, Business Strategy and Innovation for Legal & General America.
Jim will be responsible for creating new capabilities to support organizational growth and financial returns. Collaborating with L&G Group, Legal & General Investment Management America (LGIMA), and Legal & General Retirement America (LGRA) colleagues, Jim will lead the LGA team to identify and develop strategies to expand LGA's portfolio of products, broaden its distribution channels, and drive transformation that differentiates LGA in existing and new markets. He will be a director on the boards of Banner Life Insurance Company and William Penn Life Insurance Company of New York.
Jim's background is a remarkable fit for this leadership role at Legal & General America. He is a highly qualified executive with significant experience in sales, marketing, product development, and operational platforms. We're looking forward to working with him to identify and frame strategic issues and growth opportunities. We are confident he will quickly earn the respect of LGA's employees and distribution partners.
When asked about his appointment, Jim said, "I couldn't be more excited to be joining Legal & General America and working with the LGA team! I'm eager to share my experience across products, marketing and distribution channels to help position LGA for further innovation and growth. I look forward to building upon LGA's market-leading position and strong history of bringing valuable and relevant protection products to American families."