Aviva USA has a new executive vice president of insurance operations. The company, based in Des Moines, is part of the fifth largest insurance group in the world, Aviva plc. By introducing Christopher R. Welp into this position on August 30, Aviva plans to keep their company moving forward. As one of the leading sellers of fixed indexed annuities and life insurance, Aviva USA has almost a million customers and employs 1,500 people in America. Welp will be in charge of all of the insurance operations for Aviva USA, as well as help to develop and implement all company initiatives.
He will be involved with the company’s customer service, new life and annuity business, underwriting, administration, agency services and more. Aviva USA is proud of their customer based company and believes that Welp’s history of excellent leadership throughout his career will help them meet their full potential in the United States. They plan to grow their life and annuity business and always strive to evolve and make their customer experiences better. Welp came from ING’s annuity business and has been a longtime resident of Iowa, participating in many organizations. Aviva USA and Christopher R. Welp are excited about their new endeavor.