Park City, Utah (PRWEB) February 23, 2012
Insurance Insight Group, LLC, the leading marketing communications, training and strategic consulting firm serving the U.S. life insurance industry has announced that Harry N. Stout has joined as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. Stout is an acknowledged senior leader in the global financial services business with experience in all key industry business lines. He brings noted expertise in marketing, sales, product innovation and distribution. He has over 25 years of financial services industry experience in the U.S. and abroad, working in Europe, Northern Asia, Africa, and Australia.
Prior to joining Insurance Insight Group, Stout was Managing Director of Investments and Insurance with Australia and New Zealand Bank (ANZ), where he was based in Sydney and ran the Australian life insurance, investment, retirement services, general insurance and advice businesses for this large regional Australasian bank. During his time in Australia, he was also Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of ING Australia.
“I am very pleased to be joining Insurance Insight Group at this critical time for the U.S. financial services industry. With major actual and potential changes underway in consumer needs, regulatory frameworks, tax policy and product distribution there are many challenges for consumers, product manufacturers, and distribution organizations. The need for quality education, marketing approaches and competitive product positioning has never been more important. I believe Insurance Insight Group can play a significant role in assisting clients to meet these challenges,” stated Stout.
Stout is a nationally known speaker and author on financial services. He has also been active in the American Council of Life Insurers and has been a past member of the board of LIMRA International, the Financial Services Council of Australia, and the Insurance Marketplace Standards Association. More of his background can be found at http://www.linkedin.com/pub/harry-stout/10/a83/445.
Insurance Insight Group is a group of creative, experienced insurance marketing people focused on providing solutions for improved agent activation, recruiting, training, sales and marketing strategies. IIG’s clients include insurance companies, marketing organizations and other companies within the financial services industry. For more information, contact Mark Stone at Insurance Insight Group at 801.290.3333 or mark.stone(at)iigsolutions(dot)com. Learn more at http://www.insuranceinsightgroup.com.