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Deanna M. Mulligan - Guardian Life Insurance

Deanna M. Mulligan

Guardian Life Insurance

As a powerhouse woman in business, Deanna Mulligan has used her MBA degree from Stanford University to springboard her career in strategy consulting and operational management. In July 2011, she was promoted to Chief Executive Officer of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America. She was initially onboarded to the team as Executive Vice President to lead the company’s Individual Life & Disability business. Prior to the Guardian, she was a Principal at McKinsey & Company, held senior positions at AXA Financial and New York Life Insurance Company, and served as a trustee on the board of directors for The Vanguard Group. Mulligan serves on the Board of Directors for the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI), the New York Department of Financial Services State Insurance Advisory Board and the Economic Club of New York. Retiring 12/31/2020

Year appointed: 2011