Lizabeth H. ZlatkusCFO/CRO, Retired The Hartford Financial Services Group New England
Until her retirement from The Hartford Financial Services Group, Ms. Zlatkus held many senior leadership positions during her tenure from 1983 to 2011. These roles included both Chief Financial Officer and Chief Risk Officer of the Company, as well as Co-President of Hartford Life Insurance Companies.
She previously served as Executive Vice President of two of the largest divisions of the firm, the international operations and the group life and disability divisions. Ms. Zlatkus currently serves as a director on the boards of SE2 Holdings, Inc. and Indivior PLC and previously served as a director of Legal & General Group, Plc, and Computer Sciences Corporation. She sits on the Pennsylvania State University Business School Board, where she served as Chair from 2012 to 2015, and sits on The Connecticut Science Center Trustee Board, serving on the executive committee. Ms. Zlatkus has been recognized by the White House for her previous work supporting the disability community, and during that time participated as a member of The President’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities. She was the cover feature of CFO magazine, was named one of the top 100 women executives by Business Insurance magazine, received the Pennsylvania State University Alumni Fellow award, and named Community Leader of the Year by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Connecticut Chapter. Ms. Zlatkus served as Regulatory Chair for the North American Chief Risk Officers Council. She was a member on the Hewlett Packard Financial Services Board of Advisors, the LOMA board of directors, and a Trustee of the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame.
Ms. Zlatkus’s extensive experience in the financial services arena, where she has deep expertise in risk and finance, regulation, governance, and operations, brings unique insight to the Board.