Bruce Baude has joined CNO Financial Group, Inc. (Carmel, Ind.) as Executive Vice President, Chief Operations and Technology Officer. He will report to CNO's CEO, Ed Bonach.
Baude previously was Chief Operating Officer at Univita Health and CEO at Long Term Care Group (LTCG), which was acquired by Univita in 2008. Prior to LTCG, he served as CEO of ProCard, a subsidiary of payment processor TSYS. Baude also had previous assignments in various P&L management and shared services/IT roles at Bank One, including heading up its third-party payments processing division, Banc One Financial Card Services.
"We are delighted to have Bruce join our executive leadership team," CEO Bonach said in a press release. "He is a seasoned insurance industry leader with a strong track record of building high-performing work teams which leverage technology and operations to improve the overall performance of the business as well as the customer experience. Bruce brings the rare combination of strategic executive leadership, customer-focus, and third-party insurance industry business success and expertise to our executive team. CNO is committed to improving how we serve our customers, as we see it as critical to our business strategies."
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