Chris van Mierlo
Chief Administrative Officer, Senior Vice President
Retirement Solutions Division
Pacific Life Insurance Company
University of Michigan
B.S., literature, science, and arts
Mr. van Mierlo serves as chief administrative officer and senior vice president of Technology, Operations and Product Design in the Retirement Solutions Division where he is focused on delivering results and oversees key strategic business initiatives. Previously, Mr. van Mierlo served as chief marketing officer and senior vice president of Sales in the Retirement Solutions Division where he provided oversight, strategic direction, and leadership to the Sales and Marketing departments.
Mr. van Mierlo began his career at Pacific Life in 1995 as assistant vice president and national sales manager for the Life Insurance Division in the variable product area. In 2000, Mr. van Mierlo was promoted to vice president, National Accounts for the Annuities & Mutual Funds Division. He was responsible for managing all aspects of new and existing relationships across the division’s distribution channels and regional lines.
Prior to joining Pacific Life, Mr. van Mierlo served as national sales manager, Variable Life for Nationwide Life Company. He began his career in the financial services industry in 1986 with Mutual Service Corporation in Detroit, Michigan.
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