M R Kumar takes over charge as new LIC chairman

Life Insurance Corporation of India on Friday said that MR Kumar has taken over as its new chairman.

He was earlier in-charge of North Zone comprising of Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan and Chandigarh since April 2017. Earlier he has held other important positions as executive director pension and group schemes and executive director personnel at central office, Mumbai. Besides North Zone, he has also headed South Zone at Chennai and North Central Zone at Kanpur. He has worked as in-charge of Ahmedabad and Ernakulum Divisions.

TC Suseel Kumar has also taken charge as managing director of LIC. He was in-charge of South Central Zone, heading operations in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka, since April 2016. Prior to this, he has served in various important capacities as Executive Director Customer Relations Management and Executive Director Bancassurance at Central Office, Mumbai. He has also headed International Operations at LIC Mauritius.

VipinAnand has been appointed as managing director of LIC. He is currently Zonal Manager In-charge of Western Zone, covering the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and Union Territories of Daman, Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli. Earlier he has headed East Central Zone at Patna and handled several other important assignments.