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Elizabeth Forget joins MassMutual as head of product

May 16th, 2024

Springfield, Mass. – MassMutual today announced that Elizabeth Forget has joined the company as head of product. In this role, Forget is responsible for the creation and management of innovative protection, accumulation, distribution and retirement solutions for MassMutual’s retail, worksite and institutional customers.

Forget reports to Paul LaPiana, head of brand, product and affiliated distribution for MassMutual, who most recently held this role. Forget and her management team, which includes the heads of MassMutual Investments, life insurance products, annuities, health and worksite products, and product implementation, will be charged with continuing to develop a broad, diverse product portfolio that meets the varying needs of today’s customers.

“Liz is an industry veteran with deep knowledge of the broad spectrum of financial solutions MassMutual offers to our customers and financial professionals who choose to affiliate with us,” said Lapiana. “Her expertise and impressive track record will be invaluable as we work to build and deliver innovative and competitive protection and wealth products that help our policyowners and customers achieve their financial planning goals and objectives.”

Forget joins MassMutual after spending the last six years with J.P. Morgan Asset Management where she was most recently a managing director and global head of client experience. Previously, Forget held leadership roles with MetLife, Equitable, and Banker’s Trust Company.

Forget holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Boston College.

Forget is currently on the Board of the international nonprofit organization, TrickleUp, and on the Advisory Board of the Kellogg Finance Network. She and her dog Scout are a registered therapy dog team with New York Therapy Animals.


About MassMutual (Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company)
MassMutual is a leading mutual life insurance company that is run for the benefit of its members and participating policyowners. Founded in 1851, the company has been continually guided by one consistent purpose: we help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. With a focus on delivering long-term value, MassMutual offers a wide range of protection, accumulation, wealth management, and retirement products and services. For more information, visit