NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), today announced that Lynne Biggar, former executive vice president and global chief marketing officer of Visa, Inc., will join the company’s board of directors, effective dated March 15, 2022. Biggar previously served on Voya’s board of directors from 2014 to 2021. She will serve on the audit committee; the Compensation, Benefits and Talent Management Committee; and the Technology, Innovation and Operations Committee.
“I am delighted to welcome Lynne back to the Board of Directors,” said Rodney O. Martin, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of Voya Financial, Inc. “Her experience and knowledge have had a positive impact on Voya’s strategy, plans and achievements. Lynne’s guidance on a number of topics – from customer centricity to digital investments – has been influential on a number of our initiatives. Equally important, her support and insights have helped our diversity, equity and inclusion efforts at Voya and helped move our culture forward. I look forward to having Lynne’s unique insights again, which together with the diverse and valuable experiences of all of our directors, will continue to serve Voya and our stakeholders well.
In her role at Visa, which she held from 2016-2022, Biggar led the company’s global brand and marketing strategies, including all consumer, business-to-business and business-to-consumer activities that advanced the Visa brand and business objectives. Prior to joining Visa, Biggar served as Executive Vice President of Consumer + Revenue Marketing for Time, Inc., where she led consumer-focused business and product strategies across the portfolio, including digital transformation, innovation, pricing, customer acquisition and retention. Biggar also held several leadership positions at American Express, where she was a member of the company’s global leadership team.
Biggar is a member of the board of directors of The New 42nd Street, the Mobile Marketing Association and the Women’s Leadership Board of Sports Innovation Lab. She was recognized by Forbes as one of the world’s most influential CMOs three years in a row (2019-2021); by Business Intern as one of the 25 Most Innovative CMOs in the World (2020); by Advertising weekTop 50 and 30 Most Powerful Women in Sports (2018-2020); and Most Tech-Savvy CMOs (2018). Biggar holds a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from Columbia University Graduate School of Business.
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Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), is a leading health, wealth and investment company that provides products, solutions and technology that help Americans be well planned, well invested and well protected. Serving the needs of 14.3 million individual, professional and institutional customers, Voya is a Fortune 500 company that had revenue of $4.2 billion in 2021 and total assets under management and administration of $739 billion. as of December 31, 2021. Place to Work” by Great Place to Work® Institute, Voya is driven and also committed to conducting its business in a socially, environmentally, economically and ethically responsible manner. Voya has been recognized as: one of the world’s most ethical companies® by the Ethisphere Institute; member of the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index; and a “Best Workplace for Disability Inclusion” on the Disability Equality Index. For more information, visit voya.com. Follow Voya Financial on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter @voya.