Athene Holding Ltd. profile, history and corporate video
Athene Holding Ltd. is a holding company headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda. Alongside its subsidiaries (collectively, Athene), it is considered a retirement services company that issues, reinsures and acquires retirement savings products designed for individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs.
Athene’s operating subsidiaries issue, reinsure and acquires retirement savings products and similar liabilities through our four distribution channels:
- Flow Reinsurance
- Institutional Products, including funding agreements and pension risk transfer transactions
- Mergers & Acquisitions and Block Reinsurance
The company was founded in May 2009 by James Belardi, former President of SunAmerica Life Insurance Company and now CEO of Athene Holding Ltd., and Chip Gillis, former head of Bear Stearns’ Insurance Solutions Group, who served as CEO of Athene Life Re until his retirement in December 2019.
With more than 1 000 employees, Athene Holding Ltd. is considered one of the largest retirement services companies. According to Forbes, it is considered one of the top 2000 largest public companies in the world.
*Information from Forbes.com and www.athene.com.
**Video published on YouTube by “Athene USA“.