Fiserv appoints John Kim to board of directors
BROOKFIELD, WI (July 11, 2016) — Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced the appointment of John Kim to its board of directors.
Kim is president of New York Life Insurance Company, the largest mutual life insurance company in America. He is responsible for all business units of the company, including oversight for a more than $1 billion technology transformation effort. Kim also serves as the chief investment officer for New York Life, with ultimate responsibility for all assets managed by the company. Prior to joining New York Life in 2008, Kim was president of Prudential Retirement and its predecessor organization, CIGNA Retirement and Investment Services.
Previously, he was president and CEO of Aeltus Investment Management, a subsidiary of ING Group; CEO of Bondbook, an electronic bond trading company owned by a consortium of investment banks led by Goldman Sachs and Merrill Lynch; and managing director of Mitchell Hutchins, an investment subsidiary of Paine Webber.
Kim currently serves on several boards, including New York Life Insurance and Annuity Company and New England Center for Children. He is a senior advisor and member of the advisory committee of RRE, a venture capital firm. Kim has also recently served on the boards of Mainstay Funds Group, Mackay Shields, and Jacob Ballas.
“John brings expertise in the development and distribution of financial services solutions, with a focus on creating value across face-to-face and digital channels,” said Daniel P. Kearney, chairman of the board of directors, Fiserv. “We are pleased to welcome him to our board.”
Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) aspires to move money and information in a way that moves the world. As a global leader in payments and financial technology, the company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation and excellence in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions; card issuer processing and network services; payments; e-commerce; merchant acquiring and processing; and the Clover® cloud- based point-of-sale and business management platform. Fiserv is a member of the S&P 500® Index, the FORTUNE® 500, and has been recognized as one of FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies® for 11 of the past 14 years and named among the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company for two consecutive years. Visit fiserv.com and follow on social media for more information and the latest company news.