Buechler to Lead New Mutual of Omaha Senior Health Solutions Business Unit

OMAHA, Neb. (April 5, 2017) – Mutual of Omaha CEO James Blackledge has announced the appointment of Brad Buechler to Executive Vice President of Senior Health Solutions – a new business unit that will align resources and functions around the senior market segment.

“Brad is uniquely qualified to serve as the senior segment leader,’ Blackledge said. “He has been the architect of our successful Medicare Supplement strategy and has been an enthusiastic leader in our efforts to better understand our customers’ needs and expectations in order to offer them the best solutions.’

Buechler joined Mutual in 1991 as an actuarial student and has held a variety of positions, including roles in Group insurance, corporate asset/liability management, Individual insurance and strategic planning. Before assuming his current role in March 2017, he served as Senior Vice President of Individual Retirement Solutions in the company’s Individual Financial Services business unit.

Buechler is a graduate of Nebraska Wesleyan University and is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries. He is also a member of the Offutt Air Force Base Advisory Council and the FBI Citizen’s Academy Alumni Association.

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.