Principal’s Dan Houston takes 2020 ACLI helm
October 23, 2019 by Insurance Forums Staff
Principal Financial Group Chairman, President & CEO Dan Houston was elected 2020 Chairman of the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) during the 2019 ACLI Annual Conference in Boston on Oct. 14.
Officers for the board of directors were also elected during the conference, which featured keynote speakers including Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, Gen. John Kelly, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin, and ACLI President and CEO Susan Neely.
Building on the meeting theme “Drive,” event speakers explored the political, financial, legal and technological issues that are driving today’s life insurance industry forward.
ACLI’s member companies serve the financial and retirement needs of 90 million American families. The chairman and board of directors lead the association and develop policy solutions that empower all Americans with the information and tools they need to succeed in their financial futures.
Principal’s Houston succeeds JoAnn Martin, CEO of Ameritas Mutual Holding Company, who will serve as ACLI immediate past chair in 2020.