Senior Vice President, Corporate Development
Pacific Life Insurance Company
Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service
Columbia University, School of International Affairs
Columbia University, School of Business
CSEP, 2002 (Senior Executive Program)
Mr. Oleksiw serves as senior vice president Corporate Development which pursues and develops new business opportunities for Pacific Life. He also has oversight responsibilities for Cadence Capital Management, a smart beta equity manager and Swell, an on-line investment platform focusing on social responsible investment strategies. Mr. Oleksiw joined Pacific Life in 2007 to lead the Business Development Unit and from 2010 to 2015 oversaw the development of Pacific Asset Management, a 3rd party fixed income investment manager and Pacific Asset Advisors, LLC.
Mr. Oleksiw began his business career at NationsBank (now Bank of America) and First Union (now Wachovia). At both institutions, he held a number of senior level management positions in capital markets, international banking, private banking, and credit and risk management.
After 15 years in the banking industry, Mr. Oleksiw joined MassMutual Financial Group where he became an executive vice president in charge of International, Large Corporate Markets, and Mergers and Acquisitions/Corporate Development. He was also president and CEO of MassMutual International, Inc. Just prior to joining Pacific Life, he headed MetLife’s Asia Pacific operations.