Daniel J. Houston, also known as Dan, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Principal Financial Group Inc. since August 18, 2015 and its President since November 26, 2014. Mr. Houston served as the Chief Operating Officer at Principal Financial Group Inc. since November 26, 2014. He served as the President of Retirement, Insurance and Financial Services at Principal Financial Group Inc. from January 1, 2010 to November 26, 2014. Mr. Houston was responsible for
The Principal Financial Group (The Principal) offers businesses individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services including retirement, asset management and insurance, through its diverse family of financial services companies. The Principal has offices in 18 countries throughout Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and North America. As of March 31, 2014, The Principal Financial Group had $496 billion in total assets under management and serves some 19.2 million customers worldwide.