Anna Manning is President and Chief Executive Officer of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA). She assumed the role of CEO on January 1, 2017, and of President in December 2015. Anna is also a member of RGA’s Board of Directors.
She first joined RGA in 2007. From 2008 until 2011, she served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for RGA’s International Division. In 2011 she was named Executive Vice President and Head of U.S. Markets and later assumed responsibility for RGA’s Mexican and Latin American markets as well. In 2014 Anna was named Senior Executive Vice President, Global Structured Solutions, with responsibilities for leading RGA’s transactional businesses.
Anna has more than three decades of leadership experience in the insurance industry. Before coming to RGA, Anna spent nearly two decades with the Toronto office of Towers Perrin’s Tillinghast insurance consulting practice, where she provided consulting services to the insurance industry in mergers and acquisitions, value-added performance measurement, product development, and financial reporting.
Anna is Chairman of the Longer Life Foundation, a not-for-profit partnership between RGA and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis that supports and funds groundbreaking research on longevity and wellness. In 2018, she was elected to the Board of Trustees at Washington University. She is also a member of the BJC HealthCare Board of Directors as well as a member of Civic Progress, a business leadership association of chief executives of St. Louis-area companies that focuses on enhancing the city and its relationships with the global community.
Anna is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) and of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (FCIA). She received a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Actuarial Science from the University of Toronto.
RGA Reinsurance Company is a subsidiary of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE: RGA), which is an international global life and health reinsurance company with approximately $2.9 trillion of life reinsurance in force and assets of $44.7 billion as of December 31, 2014. Business lines include individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance, health reinsurance, long-term care reinsurance, group reinsurance and financial solutions. RGA also sells bancassurance and retakaful and offers facultative and underwriting expertise, product development, risk management, e-underwriting solutions and client training services. As a global organization, RGA reviewed more than 580,000 facultative cases in 2013 and has received nearly 5 million cases since 1979. RGA currently ranks 273 on the 2015 FORTUNE 500 list and was named to Forbes' "America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies" 2014 list.