David B. Atkinson

Director

Mr. Atkinson has served as one of the Company’s Directors since April 2018. Mr. Atkinson currently provides consulting services for the life insurance and reinsurance industries, after retiring in 2014 as President and CEO of RGA Reinsurance Company, the principal operating company of Reinsurance Group of America (NYSE: RGA), the largest U.S.-based life reinsurer. He also briefly served as RGA’s Chief Financial Officer before becoming its Chief Operating Officer in 1994. Prior to joining RGA, Mr. Atkinson led the actuarial, administration, claims and systems departments of the reinsurance division of General American Life Insurance Company from 1987 to 1993 and led the IPO effort to spin off the reinsurance division as a new public company, RGA. Mr. Atkinson also served as VP and Chief Actuary of Atlas Life Insurance Company from 1981 to 1987. Mr. Atkinson holds a B.S. degree in mathematics from California Institute of Technology (1975) and an MBA from Olin Business School (1994). He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, for which he has written several study notes on pricing and co-authored a book on life insurance products and finance, and he has served as Director of MIB Group, Inc.