OMAHA, Neb – Mutual of Omaha Retirement Services has named Patrick J. Bello 401(k) National Sales Director.
In his new role, Bello leads a sales management team overseeing a national network of 401(k) wholesalers who provide a full range of retirement product solutions to advisors and their employer clients. His team works closely with regional and national broker-dealers and TPAs to develop product distribution strategies on behalf of Mutual of Omaha Retirement Services.
“Pat Bello brings 24 years of experience in retirement plan sales, management, client service and implementation to Mutual of Omaha, and we’re confident he will make immediate and significant contributions as we build on our positive momentum and expand the reach of our retirement products,” said John Corrieri, Vice President of 401(k).
Bello joins Mutual from ING Retirement Solutions, where he was Senior Vice President of Corporate Markets for the firm’s Northeast Division. He joined ING in 2008 as part of its acquisition of CitiStreet, a joint venture between State Street and Citigroup.
Bello joined CitiStreet in 1996 and in 2002 was named Executive Vice President and Managing Director of the Corporate Markets Group at CitiStreet’s Retirement Services Division. He held a management position with Towers Perrin before joining CitiStreet.
Bello earned a bachelor’s degree in economics with a concentration in finance from Bethany College in Bethany, W.V. He is a FINRA Registered Principal and has completed various American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries courses and examinations.
Mutual of Omaha is a full-service, multi-line organization providing insurance, banking and financial products for individuals, businesses and groups throughout the United States.