NEW ORLEANS--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Pan-American Life Insurance Group (PALIG), a leading provider of insurance and financial services throughout the Americas, announced today that Anurang Revri is joining the Group as Vice President of Applications Development and Architecture. His recruitment to the newly created position reflects Pan-American Life’s intention to continue making transformational investments into its IT infrastructure.
“Anurang’s knowledge and expertise will be key as we continue to enhance our ability to deliver on the promise of financial security and peace of mind that we make to policyholders across the Americas.”
Mr. Revri, who has served as trusted technology advisor to leadership at a number of Fortune 500 companies, has more than 25 years of experience in customer focused transformation of businesses and an especially strong background in IT strategy; organization design and restructure; enterprise architecture; large complex program delivery; sourcing strategy; applications management.
“Technology plays a bigger role than ever before in all of our lives and it is increasingly important in terms of customer service and customer engagement in the insurance industry,” said José S. Suquet, the Group’s Chairman of the Board, President and CEO. “Anurang’s knowledge and expertise will be key as we continue to enhance our ability to deliver on the promise of financial security and peace of mind that we make to policyholders across the Americas.”
Prior to joining Pan-American Life, Mr. Revri served as a Senior Director with Alvarez & Marsal Business Consulting. In addition to his IT skillset, Mr. Revri has also developed insurance industry specific expertise. He held several executive leadership roles at Blue Shield of California, serving as Vice President of IT Strategy and Enterprise Architecture; Vice President of IT Applications; and Vice President of E-Commerce during his seven year tenure with the company.
“We are excited to have Anurang join the PALIG team,” added Scott Reitan, Senior Vice President – Administration and Information Technology at Pan-American Life. “He has an impressive track record of finding synergies between technology and service delivery and we’re looking forward to the positive impact he will have as we continue strengthening our legacy as a leading provider of life, accident and health insurance solutions in the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean.”
Mr. Revri obtained a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering as well as a Masters in Computer Science from Illinois Institute of Technology where he specialized in artificial intelligence and natural language processing.
About Pan-American Life Insurance Group
Pan-American Life Insurance Group is a leading provider of insurance and financial services throughout the Americas that has been delivering trusted financial services since 1911. The New Orleans-based Group is comprised of more than twenty member companies, employs more than 1,700 worldwide and offers top-rated individual and/or group life, accident and health insurance, employee benefits and financial services in 49 states, the District of Columbia (DC), Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. The Group has branches and affiliates in Costa Rica, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, and 13 Caribbean markets, including Barbados, Cayman Islands, Curacao and Trinidad and Tobago. For more information, visit the Pan-American Life Web site at palig.com, follow us on Twitter @PanAmericanLife, and connect with us on LinkedIn at Pan-American Life Insurance Group.