Eric Reisenwitz is interim president of the Group Protection business at Lincoln Financial Group. He is responsible for the growth and profitability of the business, and directs the division’s product development, underwriting, distribution, claims, service, strategy and marketing efforts to ensure Lincoln remains at the forefront of the group benefits industry.
Reisenwitz has been with Lincoln since 2012, most recently serving as Chief Operating Officer of Group Protection. He has also served as Senior Vice President of Distribution and Senior Vice President of Operations and played a key leadership role in Lincoln’s 2018 acquisition and subsequent integration of the Liberty Mutual Group Benefits business.
Reisenwitz is a seasoned executive in the group insurance and employee benefits arena, with more than 30 years of extensive domestic and international experience. Before joining Lincoln, he served as the Chief Marketing and Distribution Officer for MetLife in Australia. He previously held leadership positions in Marketing and Strategy for MetLife’s U.S. business, led Aetna’s Disability and Absence Management business and spent more than 20 years at Cigna within Group Insurance Operations.
Reisenwitz is a past chair of the Disability Council for America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP). He holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Public Administration, Maxima Cum Laude, from LaSalle University in Philadelphia.