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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Rodney Martin

64 2013 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Ewout Steenbergen

46 2013 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Christine Hurtsellers

2016 Chief Executive Officer - Investment Management

Carolyn Johnson

53 2016 Chief Executive Officer - Insurance Solutions

Charles Nelson

54 2015 Chief Executive Officer - Retirement

Michael Smith

52 2014 Chief Executive Officer - ING U.S. Insurance Solutions and Closed Block Variable Annuities

Alain Karaoglan

53 2013 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Kevin Silva

62 2012 Chief Human Resources Officer, Executive Vice President

Chetlur Ragavan

61 2014 Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer

Nan Ferrara

2016 Executive Vice President - Operations and Continuous Improvement

Jean Weng

2015 Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Joseph Miranda

2016 Chief Digital Officer

Frederick Hubbell

64 2013 Lead Independent Director

Ruth Ann Gillis

61 2015 Director

Byron Pollitt

64 2015 Director

Lynne Biggar

53 2014 Independent Director

Jane Chwick

53 2014 Independent Director

John Griswell

66 2013 Independent Director

Joseph Tripodi

60 2015 Independent Director

Deborah Wright

58 2014 Independent Director

David Zwiener

61 2013 Independent Director

Darin Arita

Senior Vice President - Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Rodney Martin

Mr. Rodney O. Martin, Jr., is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Voya Financial, Inc. Mr. Martin has been our chief executive officer and a director of the Company since 2011. Mr. Martin was appointed Chairman of the board of directors upon completion of our initial public offering in May 2013, and also serves as chairman of the board’s Executive Committee. As Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Martin is responsible for the overall strategy and performance of the Company. Mr. Martin began his insurance career as an agent with Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company, where, from February 1975 to August 1995, he served in various marketing and management positions. Mr. Martin ultimately advanced to become president of Connecticut Mutual Insurance Services. In 1995, Mr. Martin joined the American General Life Companies as president and chief executive officer where he ran the U.S. life insurance businesses until they were acquired by American International Group, Inc. (“AIG”), in 2001. At AIG, Mr. Martin held positions of increasing responsibility, from chief operating officer of AIG Worldwide Life Insurance, chairman and chief executive officer of American Life Insurance Company, chairman of American International Assurance, and most recently, chairman of AIG’s International Life and Retirement Services businesses until November 2010. Mr. Martin received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Alfred University in Alfred, N.Y., and is also a Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow. Mr. Martin has served on the Boards of Directors of American Council of Life Insurers and LIMRA.

Ewout Steenbergen

Mr. Ewout L. Steenbergen is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Voya Financial, Inc. Mr. Steenbergen has served as executive vice president and chief financial officer of the Company since January 2010. Mr. Steenbergen also served as a member of the board of directors from January 2010 to April 2013. Mr. Steenbergen is responsible for strategic finance, capital management, treasury, actuarial, tax, insurance investments, controller functions, financial reporting, procurement and expense management for the Company. In 2015, Mr. Steenbergen also assumed oversight of the Company’s Corporate Development team, which is responsible for shaping the Company’s corporate strategy. Mr. Steenbergen has been employed by ING Group-affiliated companies since 1993. Immediately prior to his current position, he served as chief financial officer and chief risk officer for ING Asia Pacific. Mr. Steenbergen has held a number of management roles for ING Group including serving as regional general manager in Hong Kong, China, and as chief executive officer of RVS, an ING Group company based in the Netherlands that provides a broad range of life insurance, property and casualty insurance, and pension products. He has also served as head of corporate strategy for ING Group, chief executive officer of ING Insurance Czech Republic and Slovakia, and director of Retirement and Employee Benefits at Nationale-Nederlanden, ING Group’s life insurance company in the Netherlands. Prior to joining ING Group, Mr. Steenbergen was a consultant at the actuarial firm, Ten Pas (now part of Mercer) from 1990 to 1993. He holds a master’s degree in actuarial science from the University of Amsterdam (Netherlands) and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Rochester. Mr. Steenbergen is a trustee of the Museum of American Finance.

Christine Hurtsellers

Carolyn Johnson

Ms. Carolyn M. Johnson has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer - Insurance Solutions of the Company. Johnson most recently served as president of Annuities, a role she has held since she joined the company in April 2014. In this role, she was responsible for all aspects of the Annuities business, including product, distribution, financial management and operational performance. In addition, she oversaw Voya's Tax-Exempt Market Retirement business from September 2014 through May 2016. Prior to joining Voya, she was executive vice president and chief operating officer of Protective Life Corporation, where she led the life insurance and annuities businesses.

Charles Nelson

Mr. Charles P. Nelson has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer - Retirement of Voya Financial, Inc.He has served as chief executive officer of our Retirement business since May 2015. In this role, Mr. Nelson oversees Tax-Exempt and Corporate Markets and Retail Wealth Management, which comprise the Company’s workplace and individual retirement businesses, including 401(k), 403(b) and 457 plans. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Nelson was with Great-West from 1983, most recently led the legacy Great-West retirement business of Empower Retirement, a business unit of Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company, and prior to that, served as president of Retirement Services for Great-West Financial from 2008 through September 2014. Mr. Nelson served as the past president of the board of directors for The SPARK Institute, a trade institute that represents the entire spectrum of defined contribution service providers. Mr. Nelson has been a member of the National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators (NAGDCA) since 1985. Mr. Nelson is a graduate of Whitman College with a degree in chemistry and economics. He was appointed to the Whitman College Board of Overseers in 2008.

Michael Smith

Mr. Michael S. Smith is an Chief Executive Officer - Insurance Solutions and Closed Block Variable Annuities of Voya Financial, Inc. He has served as chief executive officer of our Insurance Solutions and Closed Block Variable Annuity business since January 2014. Prior to assuming this role, Mr. Smith served as the executive vice president and chief risk officer of the Company since May 2012. In this role, Mr. Smith was responsible for overseeing the enterprise-wide and business-level risk monitoring and management program for the Company. In addition to his risk management role, he provided management oversight of our CBVA segment. Mr. Smith joined the Company in May 2009 first as chief financial officer and chief insurance risk officer of the annuity business and subsequently as chief executive officer of Annuity Manufacturing. Prior to joining the Company, from 1988 to 2009, Mr. Smith was employed by Lincoln Financial Group (“LNC”) where he held several positions, including head of Profitability and Risk Management for Retirement Solutions at LNC, chief actuarial officer for Lincoln National Life, chief administrative officer and chief financial officer for Lincoln Financial Distributors, Inc., chief financial officer and chief risk officer for LNC’s Life and Annuity division and head of customer support for LNC’s Employer Markets division. Mr. Smith holds bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Russian Studies from the University of Michigan. He attained Fellowship in the Society of Actuaries in 1990 and is also a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries. He also attained his CFA Charter holder designation in 2003.

Alain Karaoglan

Mr. Alain M. Karaoglan is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of Voya Financial, Inc. April 2011 to September 2012 served as executive vice president, finance and strategy. Mr. Karaoglan has served as executive vice president and chief operating officer since September 2012, and is the CEO of Retirement and Investment Solutions; from April 2011 to September 2012, Mr. Karaoglan served as executive vice president, finance and strategy. Mr. Karaoglan provides oversight to our Retirement, Investment Management and Annuities businesses, as well as Information Technology, Operations, Brand/Marketing, Digital and the Enterprise Project Management Office. Mr. Karaoglan also served as a member of the board of directors from April 2011 to April 2013. Prior to joining us, Mr. Karaoglan was senior vice president, Divestiture, for AIG from June of 2009 to April 2011. Prior to AIG, from September 2007 to April 2009, Mr. Karaoglan was managing director, Equity Research, for Banc of America Securities LLC. From October of 2000 to June 2007, he was managing director, North American Equity Research, at Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. Previously, from August 1997 to October 2000, he was an equity research analyst at Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette after being in investment banking for approximately 10 years (1988-1997) at First Boston Corporation and, as a managing director at Bear Stearns, where he advised companies in corporate finance and merger and acquisitions transactions. Mr. Karaoglan received bachelor’s degrees, both magna cum laude, in business administration and economics from Pepperdine University and received his M.B.A. from Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business.

Kevin Silva

Mr. Kevin D. Silva is Chief Human Resources Officer, Executive Vice President of Voya Financial, Inc. Prior to his current position, from 2009 to 2012. He has served as executive vice president and chief human resources officer of the Company since February 2012. Prior to his current position, from 2009 to 2012, he served as chief human resources officer at Argo Group International, a global, publicly traded specialty insurance company. Prior to joining Argo, Mr. Silva spent more than 13 years (1996-2009) at MBIA Insurance Corporation where he served as chief administrative officer responsible for the human resources, communications, corporate administration, governmental relations, information resources, facilities, telecommunications, and records-management functions. Mr. Silva has also served in senior human resources leadership roles with Merrill Lynch (1993-1995), MasterCard International (1989-1993), and Pepsi Cola Company (1979-1989). Mr. Silva earned a bachelor’s degree in Communications from St. John’s University and a master’s degree in Psychology from New York University.

Chetlur Ragavan

Mr. Chetlur S. Ragavan is Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer of Voya Financial, Inc. Prior to assuming this role, Mr. Ragavan has served as executive vice president and chief risk officer of the Company since January 2014. Prior to assuming this role, Mr. Ragavan served as the chief risk officer of Investment Management since April 2008. In this role, Mr. Ragavan was responsible for an integrated, company-wide platform that covers investment, operational and business risk management. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Ragavan served as Managing Director, co-head of the Portfolio Analytics Group for Blackrock Solutions following its merger with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers in October 2006. He began his career at Merrill Lynch in 1980 and has held a number of senior investment and risk management positions within its various subsidiaries. Mr. Ragavan has a B.B.A. in management science from Madurai University and an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Madras, both in India. He also holds an M.S. in computer science from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.

Nan Ferrara

Ms. Nan Ferrarahas been appointed as Executive Vice President - Operations and Continuous Improvement of the Company. Ferrara oversees the overall growth strategy and performance of Voya's Operations organization, as well as the company's CI efforts, a key driver of Voya's strategic transformation that she has led since joining the company inApril 2012. Under Ferrara's leadership, the CI management system is being integrated across the company and creating a high-performance culture that has led to improved business results. Previously, Ferrara held the title of senior managing director of Operations for Voya, providing oversight of the Operations strategy. Ferrara's more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry also includes leading the divestiture separation team at AIG before joining Voya. She served as operations executive of AIG's Financial Services Division earlier in her career, providing leadership and working directly with operations leaders to improve the customer experience and enhance efficiency by leveraging process improvement practices and technology. Ferrara also has served in a number of senior leadership roles at J.P. Morgan Chase, where she focused on customer service and engagement.

Jean Weng

Ms. Jean Weng is Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of the Company. Weng joined Voya Financial in September 2014 as deputy general counsel and assistant secretary. She began her legal career in 2002, working first as an associate, and then as counsel, in the capital markets group at Davis Polk. During Weng's tenure in private practice, she focused on corporate governance issues and capital markets transactions for financial institutions in the U.S., Canada , China , and Brazil . Weng attended The Juilliard School in New York and holds an M.A. degree in musicology from Columbia University . She also received a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. In 2014, the New York Times Magazine recognized Weng as a "Rising Star" among "Top Women Attorneys in New York.

Joseph Miranda

Mr. Joseph Miranda is Chief Digital Officer of the Company. In this role, Miranda will lead the design, implementation and sustainability of improved digital customer experiences at Voya. He will work closely with Voya's five segments - Retirement, Annuities, Investment Management, Individual Life and Employee Benefits - as well as marketing, operations, analytics and information technology leaders to accelerate the transformation of the digital experience for Voya customers and help ensure Voya delivers best-in-class digital solutions that help Americans plan, invest and protect their Retirement savings. Miranda joins Voya from GE Capital, where he held roles as vice president, global digital strategy and vice president, commercial excellence, marketing and technology. At GE Capital, Miranda directed the development and execution of the company's global digital portfolio, aligning marketing, sales and IT to deliver end-to-end customer engagement initiatives and experiences, simplifying digital processes and driving customer acquisition and retention. Previously, Miranda was vice president, global digital marketing and vice president, channel development at Nielsen.

Frederick Hubbell

Mr. Frederick S. Hubbell has appointed as Lead Independent Director of Voya Financial, Inc. Mr. Hubbell has been a director of the Company since 2012. Mr. Hubbell serves as our Lead Director and as Chairman of our Nominating and Governance Committee. During 2012, prior to his appointment to our board of directors, Mr. Hubbell was an independent advisor to ING Group for approximately nine months in its consideration of potential transactions to divest us from ING Group. He served as a member of the Executive Board of ING Group from 2000 to 2006 and was Chairman of Insurance and Asset Management Americas for ING Group from 2004 to 2006. Mr. Hubbell was a member of the Executive Committee of Financial Services International for ING Group from 1999 to 2000 and served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the United States Life and Annuities Operations for ING Group from 1997 to 1999. He became President and Chief Executive Officer of Equitable Life Insurance Company of Iowa in 1989 and Chairman in 1993, and served in both roles until ING Group’s acquisition of Equitable in 1997. Mr. Hubbell was Chairman of Younkers, a retail department store business from 1985 to 1992. He was head of strategic planning of Equitable Life Insurance Company of Iowa from 1983 to 1985. Mr. Hubbell began his career as a lawyer in the United States at Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer & Wood LLP from 1976 to 1978 and also practiced at Hughes Hubbard and Reed LLP from 1978 to 1981, and was a partner at Mumford, Schrage, Merriman and Zurek from 1981 to 1983. Mr. Hubbell received his B.A. from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in 1973 and his J.D. from University of Iowa in 1976. He serves on the Board of Directors of The Macerich Company, the Board of Directors of the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, and the Board of Trustees of Simpson College.

Ruth Ann Gillis

Ms. Ruth Ann M. Gillis is Director of Voya Financial, Inc. Gillis retired in 2014 as executive vice president and chief administrative officer (CAO), Exelon Corporation, and president, Exelon Business Services Company. She has been a director of the Company since July 2015. Ms. Gillis retired in 2014 as the Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Exelon Corporation and president of Exelon Business Services Company. She previously served as Executive Vice President of Exelon’s Commonwealth Edison Company subsidiary as well as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Exelon Corporation. Prior to joining Exelon in 1997, Ms. Gillis was Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer at University of Chicago Hospitals and Health Systems as well as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of American National Bank, a subsidiary of First Chicago Corporation. Ms. Gillis also serves on the boards of KeyCorp. and Snap-On Incorporated. In addition, Ms. Gillis serves on the boards of The Goodman Theatre of Chicago, The Lyric Opera of Chicago and The University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation. Ms. Gillis received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Smith College and an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.

Byron Pollitt

Mr. Byron H. Pollitt, Jr., is Director of Voya Financial, Inc. Pollitt retired in 2015 as executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), Visa Inc. He has been a director of the Company since July 2015. Mr. Pollitt was the Chief Financial Officer of Visa Inc. from 2007 to 2015. From 2003 to 2007, Mr. Pollitt served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Gap Inc. From 1990 to 2003, Mr. Pollitt held a number of senior leadership roles at The Walt Disney Company. In addition to serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts from 1999 to 2003, Mr. Pollitt also previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Disneyland Resort and Vice President of Corporate Planning. In December 2015, Mr. Pollitt was appointed to the Finance Commission of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. Mr. Pollitt served on the boards of American Red Cross Bay Area between 2005 and 2014, and Orange County between 1997 and 1999. Mr. Pollitt received a bachelor’s degree in business economics from the University of California-Riverside and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Lynne Biggar

Ms. Lynne Biggar is Independent Director of the Company., effective October 30, 2014. Ms. Biggar has been a director of the Company since October 2014. Ms. Biggar is the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer of Visa Inc. Prior to joining Visa in February 2016, Ms. Biggar had been the Executive Vice President of Consumer Marketing + Revenue at Time Inc. since November 2013. Prior to that, Ms. Biggar served as Executive Vice President & General Manager of International Card Products + Experiences for American Express beginning in January 2012. From August 2009 to January 2012, Ms. Biggar served as Executive Vice President & General Manager of the Membership Rewards and Strategic Card Services group at American Express. Prior to that, Ms. Biggar led American Express’ consumer travel business from January 2005 to July 2009. Before joining American Express in 1992, Ms. Biggar held various positions in international strategy and marketing. Ms. Biggar holds a B.A. from Stanford University and an MBA, Marketing and Organizational Management from Columbia University Graduate School of Business.

Jane Chwick

Ms. Jane P. Chwick is an Independent Director of Voya Financial, Inc. Ms. Chwick has been a director of the Company since May 2014, and serves as the Chairman of our Technology, Innovation and Operations Committee. Ms. Chwick is the Co-Chief Operating Officer of LiquidTalent, an online marketplace startup that matches freelance talents to employers. Ms. Chwick retired as the Co-Chief Operating Officer of Technology for The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. in 2013, where she was employed in increasingly senior positions from 1983 until 2013. Ms. Chwick serves on the boards of MarketAxess Holdings, Inc., the Queens College Foundation and Girls Who Code. Ms. Chwick holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Queen’s College and a Masters of Business Administration in Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods from St. John’s University.

John Griswell

Mr. John Barry Griswell has appointed as Independent Director of Voya Financial, Inc. effective May 20, 2013, Mr. Griswell has been a director of the Company since May 2013, and serves as Chairman of our Compensation and Benefits Committee. Mr. Griswell is the retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Principal Financial Group, positions he held from 2002 to 2009 and 2000 to 2008, respectively. He remained a non-executive member of Principal Financial Group’s Board of Directors until 2010. Prior to joining Principal Financial Group in 1988, Mr. Griswell served as President and Chief Executive Officer of MetLife Marketing Corporation, a subsidiary of Metropolitan Life Insurance Company. In 2011, Mr. Griswell joined the board of directors of Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, where he serves as Chair of the Compensation Committee, and since 2004 he has been a member of the board of directors of Herman Miller, Inc., where he currently is Chair of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Executive Committee. From 2010 to 2013, Mr. Griswell served as a director of National Financial Partners Corp. From his retirement in 2008 from Principal Financial Group until July 1, 2013, Mr. Griswell served as the head of the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, first as President and, from July 2011 until July 2013, as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Griswell has held leadership positions with several industry trade associations, including ACLI, LIMRA, the Life Underwriting Training Council and LL Global. Mr. Griswell is the co-author of The Adversity Paradox: An Unconventional Guide to Achieving Uncommon Business Success (2009). Mr. Griswell received a B.A. from Berry College and an M.B.A. from Stetson University.

Joseph Tripodi

Mr. Joseph V. Tripodi is an Independent Director of Voya Financial, Inc. Mr. Tripodi has been a director of the Company since April 2015. Mr. Tripodi has been the Chief Marketing Officer of The Subway Corporation since December 2015. Prior to that, Mr. Tripodi was the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing & Commercial Officer of The Coca-Cola Company from 2007 to February 2015. Prior to joining The Coca-Cola Company in 2007, Mr. Tripodi was Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Allstate Insurance Company from 2003 to 2007. Mr. Tripodi also previously served as Chief Marketing Officer for The Bank of New York in 2002 and Seagram Spirits & Wine from 1999 to 2002. Prior to joining Seagram, Mr. Tripodi held several marketing roles at MasterCard International, including serving as its Executive Vice President, Global Marketing, Products and Services from 1989 to 1998. Mr. Tripodi holds a B.A. from Harvard College and an M.S. from The London School of Economics.

Deborah Wright

Ms. Deborah C. Wright is an Independent Director of Voya Financial, Inc. Ms. Wright has been a director of the Company since May 2014 and serves as the Chairman of our Finance Committee. Ms. Wright is a Senior Fellow in the Economic Opportunity and Markets Program of the Ford Foundation. Ms. Wright is also currently the Chairman of the Board of Carver Bancorp, Inc. and Carver Federal Savings Bank, a position she has held since 2005. Ms. Wright served as Chief Executive Officer of Carver Bancorp, Inc. and Carver Federal Savings Bank from 1999 to 2014 and as the President of Carver Bancorp, Inc. and Carver Federal Savings Bank from 1999 to 2005. From 1996 to 1999, Ms. Wright served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation. Ms. Wright is a director and chairman of the audit and finance committee of Time Warner Inc., and was previously on the board of directors of Kraft Foods Inc. (now Mondelez International, Inc. and Kraft Foods Group Inc.). Ms. Wright currently serves as director, chairman of the audit committee and member of the executive committee of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Ms. Wright holds A.B., J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from Harvard University.

David Zwiener

Mr. David K. Zwiener has appointed as Independent Director of Voya Financial, Inc. Effective January 25, 2015, Mr. Zwiener has been a director of the Company since May 2013, and serves as Chairman of our Audit Committee. Effective March 24, 2016, Mr. Zwiener has been engaged as an Operating Executive of The Carlyle Group. From January 25, 2015 to March 18, 2016, Mr. Zwiener was Interim CEO at PartnerRe Ltd. Since 2010, Mr. Zwiener has been a Principal in Dowling Capital Partners. Prior to joining Dowling Capital Partners, Mr. Zwiener was Chief Financial Officer of Wachovia Corporation. From 2007 to 2008, he was Managing Director and Co-Head of the Financial Institutions Group at The Carlyle Group. From 1995 to 2007, Mr. Zwiener served in increasingly responsible positions at The Hartford, rising to President and Chief Operating Officer—Property & Casualty. Mr. Zwiener was until March 18, 2016 a director of PartnerRe Ltd. and is currently a trustee of the New Britain Museum of American Art and a director of the Hartford Hospital. He previously served as a director of CNO Financial Group (2010-2011), The Hartford (1997-2007) and Sheridan Healthcare, Inc. (1998-2004). Mr. Zwiener received an A.B. degree from Duke University and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Darin Arita