Suzanne Scanlon-Pope Named Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leader for 2012
This prestigious award recognizes Scanlon-Pope for her role in strengthening and transforming RGA’s information technology function into one that provides powerful support of the growth needs of a global Fortune 500 company.
“Suzy has a strong history of organizing and delivering major global initiatives, and a well-deserved reputation for leadership development, mentoring, coaching, and organizational development,” said Mark Showers, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE:RGA). “Under her leadership, RGA’s IT group has successfully knitted itself into a cohesive global unit that can seamlessly develop and deliver major cross-functional and cross-border technology initiatives and infrastructure improvements.”
Scanlon-Pope will receive her award at a special Awards Gala dinner that will be held during Computerworld’s IT Leaders conference March 11-13, 2012 at the J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, Arizona.
Scanlon-Pope joined RGA in 2009 after spending more than 25 years with Monsanto Company in St. Louis, Missouri, where she held a broad range of U.S. and global information technology positions. She received her B.A. in Business from Texas A&M University, and earned her Executive M.B.A. from the John M. Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis.
RGA Reinsurance Company is the principal operating subsidiary of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA). RGA is among the largest global providers of life reinsurance, with operations in Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States. Worldwide, the company has approximately $2.7 trillion of life reinsurance in force and assets of $32.1 billion.