April 04, 2014

    MassMutual Announces Stefano Martini’s Promotion to Senior Vice President

    MassMutual Announces Stefano Martini’s Promotion to Senior Vice President

    (Springfield, MA) – Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) announced today that Stefano Martini has been promoted to Senior Vice President.

    Mr. Martini is currently responsible for completing the full integration of MassMutual’s retirement business following the company’s Jan. 1, 2013 acquisition of The Hartford Retirement Plans business. In this role, Mr. Martini has led MassMutual’s efforts to build the infrastructure and processes necessary to support the acquisition, modify and enhance all technology and business services, and position MassMutual’s combined retirement business for continued success.

    Mr. Martini joined MassMutual in 1997. During his tenure, he has led technology functions that provided solution delivery services to MassMutual’s business and corporate units and subsidiaries as well as procurement and expense management functions.

    Mr. Martini will rejoin MassMutual’s technology organization upon completion of the retirement business integration later this year. In his new role, Mr. Martini will assume accountability for application delivery capabilities supporting MassMutual’s insurance business.

    “Stefano is a strong, proven leader and a strategic thinker who has consistently delivered quality solutions to grow our business and move MassMutual forward. His work on the integration has been crucial to ensure that the largest acquisition in MassMutual’s 162-year history was a success and a seamless experience for our new customers and employees,” said Robert J. Casale, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer at MassMutual.

    Mr. Martini recently earned his MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He lives in Suffield, CT.

    About MassMutual
    Founded in 1851, MassMutual is a leading mutual life insurance company that is run for the benefit of its members and participating policyowners. The company has a long history of financial strength and strong performance, and although dividends are not guaranteed, MassMutual has paid dividends to eligible participating policyowners consistently since the 1860s. With whole life insurance as its foundation, MassMutual provides products to help meet the financial needs of clients, such as life insurance, disability income insurance, long term care insurance, retirement/401(k) plan services, and annuities. In addition, the company’s strong and growing network of financial professionals helps clients make good financial decisions for the long-term.

    MassMutual Financial Group is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliated companies and sales representatives. MassMutual is headquartered in Springfield, Massachusetts and its major affiliates include: Babson Capital Management LLC; Baring Asset Management Limited; Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers LLC; The First Mercantile Trust Company; MassMutual International LLC; MML Investors Services, LLC, Member FINRA and SIPC; OppenheimerFunds, Inc.; and The MassMutual Trust Company, FSB.