|[November 12, 2012]
John Scott joins Andesa Services as Chief Technology Officer
ALLENTOWN, Pa. --(Business Wire)--
Andesa Services Inc., a leading provider of comprehensive, integrated
policy administration, plan administration and support solutions for
life insurance and annuity carriers and producers, is pleased to
announce that John
Scott has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer.
Scott brings to Andesa clients more than 20 years of IT experience,
including 12 at The Hartford Financial Services Group. He most recently
served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Hartford Life
Private Placement and subsequently Philadelphia Financial Group, where
he was accountable for the development, maintenance and support of
multiple administrative platforms representing $34 billion in assets.
"John is a proven leader who will allow us to provide even better
service to our roster of leading life insurance and annuity carriers and
producers," Andesa Presient and CEO Ron Scheese said. "Our clients will
appreciate John's unique blend of insurance, technology and business
management experience. We expect him to play a key role in shaping a
technology strategy that will allow us to accommodate ongoing growth
while continuing to exceed our clients' expectations."
Scott succeeds Rick Kendall, who recently retired after a 35-year career
in the technology sector, including six as Andesa's Chief Technology
"The entire life insurance industry is in a period of change," Scott
said. "There has never been more value placed on robust, cost-effective
and trustworthy solution providers. Andesa's core strengths - SaaS (News - Alert)-based
policy administration, benefit plan administration and closed block
solutions - uniquely position the company for growth. I am excited and
energized to join this great company at the beginning of an exciting
chapter in its 30-year history."
A resident of West Caldwell, N.J., John holds a bachelor's degree in
Mathematics and Applied Science from Thomas Edison State College. He and
his wife Peggy are active in community affairs. They have three children.
About Andesa Services
Andesa Services has been a leader in quality, highly efficient,
integrated marketing and administrative solutions for life insurance and
annuity companies and their distributors for nearly 30 years. Seven of
the top 13 U.S. life insurance companies - as well as a number of the
largest brokerage firms in the country - use Andesa's suite of services
to deliver superior policy administration, plan administration,
reporting and illustration solutions. Andesa's client-centric solutions
combine a unique ASP/TPA business model with a modern technology
blueprint and exceptionally knowledgeable insurance professionals in
support of open and closed blocks of individual and group insurance. To
learn more about Andesa, visit http://www.andesaservices.com/.
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