US - TIAA-CREF has appointed Susan Kozik as chief technology officer.
Kozik will be in charge of company-wide technology direction and oversee systems engineering and architecture, technology risk management, MIS and data centre operations.
She joins the company from Lucent Technologies, where she served as vice president of IT operations and services.
Prior to that she was chief technology officer at Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, where she served on the company’s executive management team.
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