NSSTA 2020 PRESENTER
Alexandra Hyten, FSA, MAAA
Vice President, Head of Structured Settlements
Alexandra (Alex) Hyten is responsible for all aspects of Prudential Structured Settlements’ strategy and operations. Her responsibilities include advancing Prudential’s position as a top-tier provider of Structured Settlements solutions, deepening relationships with key intermediaries, optimizing Prudential’s new business product offering and in-force obligations and managing the servicing of existing customers and relationships.
Hyten previously led the Investment and Pension Solutions (IPS) sales team, where she was responsible for the Pension Risk Transfer, Medical Risk Transfer and Stable Value businesses within Prudential Retirement, and related institutional product innovation efforts. In that role, Hyten led multiple transactions with Boise Cascade in which the company transferred approximately $300 million in pension plan liabilities to Prudential to secure benefits for over 1,700 retirees and beneficiaries over the course of two years. In addition, in 2019 she sourced and was a senior member of the transaction team that executed the largest pension buy-in agreement in US history.
Hyten has nearly 15 years of financial services industry experience and has held several actuarial and distribution positions of increasing responsibility within Prudential Retirement, a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), and a leading provider of defined contribution, defined benefit, nonqualified deferred compensation plan administration, and institutional investment and risk management services.
Hyten holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics with a focus on actuarial science from the University of Iowa. She is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.