John Mulrain has been appointed to senior vice president, general counsel and secretary of the Phoenix Companies based in Hartford, Connecticut.
Effective 30 June, Mulrain be responsible for all legal functions, including compliance, and will serve as corporate secretary at the wealth management company. He will replace Tracy Rich, who is leaving Phoenix to become general counsel and corporate secretary at The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America. Mulrain will report to Phoenix's president and chief executive officer James Wehr.
Mulrain has been with Phoenix for 17 years, holding various positions within the law department. He currently serves as vice president and counsel, focusing primarily on investments and portfolio management. Prior to joining Phoenix, Mulrain was counsel at Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company and a partner at Shipman & Goodwin.