Kevin R. Byrne
Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Global Asset Management
B.S., finance, 1978
New York University
M.B.A., international business, 1986
Mr. Byrne serves as chief executive officer of Pacific Global Asset Management, Pacific Life’s asset management business. Prior to assuming leadership of Pacific Global in November 2017, Mr. Byrne served as senior vice president, Finance and Risk Management, for the Retirement Solutions Division where he was responsible for business planning, financial reporting, valuation and compliance. He also oversaw risk management strategies and implementation for the division.
Prior to joining Pacific Life, Mr. Byrne was executive vice president and chief investment officer for AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company. Mr. Byrne was responsible for the strategy and oversight of the general accounts investment portfolios and for the company’s treasury functions, corporate finance, and corporate development. Other responsibilities included management of various reinsurance subsidiaries and he represented global AXA Group for North American investor relations activity. Mr. Byrne served on boards of AXA Canada and AXA Equitable Foundation.
Mr. Byrne began his career with General Electric Company, in its international power generation projects division.
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New York Community Trust, Investment Committee Member