FORA.tv Speaker - Gregory A. Boyko

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Biography

Gregory A. Boyko has served as president and chief executive officer of Hartford Life Insurance K.K., the 100 percent owned subsidiary of The Hartford Financial Services Group in Japan, since April 2006. As the leading seller of variable annuities in Japan, The Hartford’s Japan operations help people plan for a comfortable retirement. Previously, Boyko served concurrently as chairman of Hartford Life Insurance K.K., executive vice president of Hartford Life Insurance Co. and chairman and CEO of Hartford Life International since 1998. In those roles, he was responsible for the expansion of The Hartford’s lines of business - including life insurance, investment products and employee benefits - into the global marketplace, including in Japan, Brazil and the United Kingdom. Boyko joined The Hartford in 1995 as controller of Hartford Life and in 1996 became the life insurer’s chief financial officer and treasurer, where he was instrumental in preparing Hartford Life for its initial public stock offering in May 1997. Boyko is a graduate of the University of Connecticut and the University of Connecticut School of Law. He also holds a number of professional degrees, including the Certified Public Accountant, Chartered Life Underwriter, and Chartered Financial Consultant designations. He is an Honorary Consul General for Japan, a member of the Connecticut and American Bar Associations, the Connecticut Society of CPA’s, Director of the Japan Society of New York, Chairman of the International Committee of the American Council of Life Insurers, a director of the World Affairs Council of Connecticut, a member of the Hartford Metro Chamber of Commerce, a corporator of Hartford’s St. Francis Hospital and a member of the St. Francis Foundation Board of Directors.

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The Japanese Consul General Mr. Yoichi Suzuki

02.28.08 | 00:49:25 min | 0 comments