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Protective Life Corporation Names Gregory Redmond Vice President, Government Affairs


Tuesday, September 3, 2019 3:28 pm EDT


"We are thrilled to have him join the Protective team and look forward to working together."

Protective Life Corporation is pleased to announce that Gregory Redmond has joined the company as Vice President, Government Affairs, effective September 3. In this position, Redmond will play a key role in Protective’s Government Affairs team, leading state legislative and regulatory affairs.

“Greg’s extensive experience in the life insurance industry and deep understanding of the state regulatory systems will help Protective continue advancing our legislative and regulatory interests,” said Mary Pat Lawrence, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs. “We are thrilled to have him join the Protective team and look forward to working together.”

“Greg’s knowledge across a wide range of issues that matter to Protective will bring great value to the strong team we already have in place,” said Mark Drew, Executive Vice President and General Counsel. “His leadership capabilities and industry expertise will support Protective’s vision for growth, helping positively impact our business and our industry.”

Redmond joins Protective from MetLife, where he most recently served as Vice President, Global Government Relations, leading much of the company’s state government relations efforts and lobbying activity in the states. Throughout more than 25 years at MetLife, Redmond provided government relations support to many of MetLife's businesses across the enterprise.

Redmond serves on the Board of the National Organization of Life and Health Guaranty Associations (NOLHGA) and has represented MetLife on several other state guaranty associations. He is a graduate of Boston College and Suffolk University Law School and is a member of the Massachusetts and District of Columbia bar associations.

Protective Life Corporation (Protective) provides financial services through the production, distribution and administration of insurance and investment products throughout the U.S. Protective traces its roots to its flagship company, Protective Life Insurance Company – founded in 1907. Throughout its more than 110-year history, Protective’s growth and success can be largely attributed to its ongoing commitment to serving people and doing the right thing – for its employees, distributors, and most importantly, its customers. Protective’s home office is located in Birmingham, Alabama, and its 3,000+ employees are located in offices across the United States. As of June 30, 2019, Protective had assets of approximately $117 billion. Protective Life Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (TSE:8750). For more information about Protective, please visit


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