John Kim is President of the New York Life Investments Group, responsible for all its divisions and subsidiaries, their continued profitability, and the strategic growth of the organization. Mr. Kim is a member of the Executive Management Committee of New York Life Insurance Company and serves as Chief Investment Officer for the Company. He is also the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of New York Life Investment Management LLC.
Prior to joining New York Life Investment Management LLC, he was President of Prudential Retirement; President of CIGNA Retirement and Investment Services; and President and CEO of Aeltus Investment Management, a subsidiary of ING Group. He was also the Chief Investment Officer of Aetna Life Insurance and Annuity Company.
Mr. Kim received a master's degree in business administration from the University of Connecticut and a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst® and holds his Series 7 and 24 licenses through FINRA (formerly NASD).