NEW YORK, June 25, 2019 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, today announced the appointment of Jay Rosenblum to the role of senior vice president, Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs. He will be based in Washington, D.C. and report directly to Carey Roberts, executive vice president, chief legal officer and secretary.
In this position, Rosenblum will lead a team responsible for developing and advancing Assurant’s global government relations and regulatory affairs strategy. Working closely with business leaders, he will establish engagement priorities, build partnerships with external stakeholders and advocate for the company’s policy and regulatory positions.
“I am delighted that Jay is joining Assurant,” said Roberts. “He is a strategic thinker with extensive experience aligning business priorities with government and regulatory engagement. We are pleased to have his leadership in this important area at Assurant.”
Rosenblum joins Assurant from Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, where he led Government Affairs and, most recently, was Chief Human Resources Officer. Prior to Guardian Life, Rosenblum was senior vice president of Government Affairs & associate general counsel at The Hartford Financial Services Group. He began his career in government, holding positions in the U.S. Department of Labor and The White House.
Rosenblum received his bachelor’s degree from Tufts University and his law degree from the George Washington University Law School.
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) is a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases. Anticipating the evolving needs of consumers, Assurant partners with the world’s leading brands to develop innovative products and services and to deliver an enhanced customer experience. A Fortune 500 company with a presence in 21 countries, Assurant offers mobile device solutions; extended service contracts; vehicle protection services; pre-funded funeral insurance; renters insurance and lender-placed homeowners insurance. TheAssurant Foundation strengthens communities by supporting charitable partners that help protect where people live and can thrive, connect with local resources, inspire inclusion and prepare leaders of the future.
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