Hartford, Conn., Nov. 10, 2015 – The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE:PNX) today announced that Justin Banulski, CPA, has joined the company as vice president of investment accounting. He will lead the team that provides oversight and control for financial operations and all accounting and reporting activities for Phoenix’s investment portfolio. He reports to Ernest McNeill, senior vice president and chief accounting officer.
“Justin’s extensive accounting and audit experience will serve Phoenix well as he takes on a critical role in Corporate Finance and as a partner to the Corporate Portfolio Management team,” Mr. McNeill said.
Mr. Banulski most recently served as a senior manager for Deloitte & Touche. He began his career at Deloitte in 2003 and has led numerous audits and other engagements in the insurance industry, including at Phoenix.
Mr. Banulski holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Connecticut and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE:PNX) helps financial professionals provide solutions, including income strategies and insurance protection, to families and individuals planning for or living in retirement. Founded as a life insurance company in 1851, Phoenix offers products and services designed to meet financial needs in the middle income and mass affluent markets. Its distribution subsidiary, Saybrus Partners, Inc., offers solutions-based sales support to financial professionals and represents Phoenix’s products among key distributors, including independent marketing organizations and brokerage general agencies. Phoenix is headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, and has two insurance company operating subsidiaries: Phoenix Life Insurance Company, which has its statutory home office in East Greenbush, New York, and PHL Variable Insurance Company, which has its statutory home office in Hartford, Connecticut. For more information, visit www.phoenixwm.com and www.saybruspartners.com.
Alice S. Ericson