Previously the Carmel, Ind.-based carrier's executive vice president of information technology, Russell M. Bostick has been appointed executive vice president of technology and operations at Conseco Insurance Group. The 51-year-old will oversee the company's newly integrated IT and operations group.
Bostick joined Conseco in 2005 and has a bachelor's degree in chemistry and mathematics from Wabash College and an MBA in marketing from the University of Chicago.
"[Bostick] has proven to be an insurance executive with a strong ability to understand and manage the complexities of our multiple policy blocks, operating systems and work processes," says Conseco CEO Jim Prieur in a press release. "He has successfully taken the learnings from his prior successes at IBM, CNA and JP Morgan Chase, and applied them to drive positive change at Conseco."