Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company

Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company
720 East Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202-4797
United States

Founded in 1857, Northwestern Mutual is one of the most respected companies in operation today, an honor earned by providing excellence in financial management and personal service for over a century and a half.

The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company has helped clients attain financial safety for more than 150 years. As a mutual company with $1.2 trillion of life insurance protection in strength, Northwestern Mutual seeks to share its gains with policy owners and deliver consistent and dependable value to clients over time.

Northwestern Mutual is an industry leader in total individual life insurance and disability insurance dividends paid to participating policy owners. Though dividends are not guaranteed, are reviewed annually and are subject to change, the company has paid life insurance dividend every year since 1872.

Northwestern Mutual’s tradition of keeping its promises was born. Even during the dark days of the Great Depression, “there was never a time…that the Northwestern could not have met every demand that was made upon it with business promptness, in full, and without the sacrifice of a dollar of its securities,” said Michael Cleary, company president, 1932-1947.

While technology, transportation, demographics, regulations, and the speed of business, indeed the speed of life have changed and accelerated since 1857, two things remain constant. People want to provide financial security for their loved ones. Financial strength is the cornerstone of any company designed to help them do that.

Over the years, Northwestern Mutual has continually inveterate its commitment to doing the right thing for those who place their trust in the company.

Northwestern Mutual and its subsidiaries offer a holistic approach to financial security solutions including: life insurance, long-term care insurance, disability insurance, annuities, investment products, and advisory products and services. The company’s mission is to help clients and policy owners protect against risk and achieve financial security.

Experienced Executives are comprised of Chairman John Edward Schlifske, President Mr. Gary A. Poliner, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Michael G. Carter. The Chief Administrative Officer would be Marcia Rimai, and Gregory C. Oberland serves as the Executive Vice President of Insurance and Investment Products.

Northwestern Mutual leads the industry with the excellent customer satisfaction score among U.S. life insurers according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index’s (ACSI) 2009 report. Northwestern Mutual led all competitors with a score of 81.

Northwestern Mutual was able to earn this trust by maintaining exceptional financial strength as consistently giving long-term value to our clients. This recognition is a testament to their commitment to always do what’s best for their three million clients.

The ACSI study tracks the attitudes of more than 65,000 customers of products from more than 200 companies on service, quality, value, expectations and loyalty. Northwestern Mutual’s score was determined by surveying a sample of the company’s clients.

One of the key factors appreciated by Northwestern Mutual clients was the company’s financial strength. Northwestern Mutual is a company in its industry to have maintained the finest insurance financial strength ratings with a secure outlook from the nation’s four major rating agencies: Fitch, Standard & Poor’s, A.M. Best and Moody’s.