Colonial Life Names New VP of Technology

Staff Report From Columbia CEO

Friday, November 9th, 2018

Andrei Girenkov has been named the new vice president of technology for Colonial Life. 

Girenkov brings more than 15 years of technology experience in the financial services industry. He’s a leader in designing enterprise-wide solutions using current engineering practices, digital strategies and business-enabling technologies. 

“We look forward to having Andrei help us enhance and digitize our technology platform to enable us to continue to provide outstanding customer experiences in the digital age,” said Colonial Life President and CEO Tim Arnold. 

Girenkov’s extensive experience in high-volume transactions, FinTech regulation and enterprise data management also will be an asset for Colonial Life. Most recently, Girenkov was vice president of technology at Raymond James Financial. He was previously head of trading systems and software development at Direct Edge Exchange (now part of CBOE Global Markets).

“Tim Arnold and his management team have an incredible vision for Colonial Life,” Girenkov said. “I am looking forward to helping them turn it into reality by building a world-class insurance platform for our customers.”