Athene Holding Ltd.
96 Pitts Bay Road Pembroke, HM08, Bermuda
Athene Holding Ltd. (Athene) is a leading retirement services company that issues, reinsures and acquires retirement savings products designed for the increasing number of individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs. Athene’s operating subsidiaries1 issue and reinsure these retirement savings products, including fixed annuities and funding agreements. Athene was founded in 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 and now CEO of Athene Life Re.
James R. Belardi
Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer
Mr. James R. Belardi, also known as Jim, co-founded Athene Holding Ltd. in 2008 and has been its Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer and Chairman since May 2009. He also serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company.