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Leadership

Leadership

  • Tom Watjen - President and Chief Executive Officer - Unum Group
    Tom Watjen
    President and Chief Executive Officer

    Tom Watjen is president and chief executive officer of Unum (NYSE:UNM), a Fortune 250 company and a leading provider of employee benefits in the U.S and U.K. The company markets its products under the Unum and Colonial Life brands, with a commitment to providing employers and their employees with flexible benefit choices and unsurpassed service.

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  • Rick McKenney - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    Rick McKenney
    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

    Rick McKenney is executive vice president and chief financial officer for Unum Group.

  • Liston “Bo” Bishop III
    Liston "Bo" Bishop III
    General Counsel

    Bo Bishop was appointed general counsel of Unum Group in September 2008.

    Prior to his appointment as general counsel, Bishop served as Unum's interim general counsel, taking on the role in April 2008. He joins the company from Miller & Martin PLLC, a prominent law firm with offices in Atlanta, Chattanooga and Nashville, where he practiced corporate and securities law since 1979. Until August 2007, he also served as deputy general counsel and corporate secretary of Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc

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  • Kevin P. McCarthy
    Kevin P. McCarthy
    President, Unum US

    Kevin P. McCarthy is president and chief executive officer of Unum US. In this role, he is responsible for the overall management of the segment (formerly known as US Brokerage). In addition, Mr. McCarthy also has responsibility for UNUM Group’s international interests in Japan, Argentina and for the oversight of multinational risks.

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  • Robert O. Best
    Robert O. Best
    Executive Vice President, Global Business Technology

    Bob Best is executive vice president, Global Business Technology for Unum Group. In this new capacity, in addition to having executive level accountabilities for our technology areas, he oversees the strategic development and execution of our move to a more optimized operating model across all companies. Mr. Best most recently served as executive vice president, chief operating officer for Unum U.S. where he was responsible for all customer service related functions across all product

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  • Randall C. "Randy" Horn
    Randall C. "Randy" Horn
    President and Chief Executive Officer, Colonial Life

    Randy Horn is president and chief executive officer of Colonial Life. He joined the company in March 2004 after a 27-year career with Mutual of Omaha.

    Horn served as Executive Vice President of Individual Financial Services at Mutual of Omaha and President of Companion Life Insurance Company (a New York subsidiary) from 1999 to 2003. He previously served as Executive Vice President of Group Benefit Services and has held leadership positions in risk management, claims and actuarial

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  • Jack McGarry
    Jack McGarry
    Chief Executive Officer, Unum UK

    Jack McGarry was appointed CEO of Unum UK in July 2010 and is responsible for shaping and influencing the future development of the company and ensuring that it delivers on its strategic objectives.

    Jack’s appointment follows a very successful career, most recently as Senior Vice President of Unum’s US Risk Management Organization (RMO). As the head of RMO, he oversaw claims management activities for Unum’s US Operations. He had executive responsibility for the Individual Disability

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  • Eileen Farrar
    Eileen Farrar
    Senior Vice President of Corporate Human Resources Unum Group

    Eileen Farrar is the senior vice president of human resources and has served in this capacity since 1994. Ms. Farrar is responsible for all operations of human resources, including training and management development, compensation and benefits, staffing, executive compensation, work environment philosophy

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  • Joe Foley - Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
    Joe Foley
    Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

    Joe Foley is senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Unum Group. In this capacity, Mr. Foley is responsible for all corporate marketing, communications, government affairs and community relations. Additionally, he oversees the company’s reinsurance operations in Europe and the United States.

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