StanCorp Financial Group 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D. C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) March 27, 2008
STANCORP FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)
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Section 5 Corporate Governance and Management
On March 27, 2008, StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. (StanCorp) (NYSE: SFG) announced the appointment of Floyd Chadee as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of StanCorp and its subsidiary Standard Insurance Company effective April 7, 2008.
Mr. Chadee, age 51, will serve on the Companys Management Committee, and he will be responsible for the corporate finance, corporate actuarial, risk management, treasury, and investor relations functions. He was most recently Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Assurant Employee Benefits, which is based in Kansas City, Missouri. Assurant Employee Benefits, a part of Assurant, Inc., is a leading provider of employee and employer paid dental, disability, and life insurance products and related services. Mr. Chadee is a graduate from Stanford University with a Ph.D. in Operations Research, and he is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA).
The following is a summary of the compensation arrangement in connection with Mr. Chadees employment as the Companys Chief Financial Officer:
Robert M. Erickson, Assistant Vice President and Controller, who has been serving as Principal Financial Officer on an interim basis, will relinquish this role to Mr. Chadee effective April 7, 2008. Mr. Erickson will retain the position of Assistant Vice President and Controller.
Section 9 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.