Aetna announced that it has appointed Thomas D. Jones, III as chief ethics and compliance officer, effective April 29, 2013. In this capacity, Jones will oversee, develop and integrate compliance strategies, policies and procedures across Aetna's enterprise and lead the compliance department. Jones succeeds Thomas A. Young, who is retiring from Aetna after 27 years of service. Jones joins Aetna from The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. where he was senior vice president and chief ethics and compliance officer. In that role, Jones oversaw the compliance program for the company's diversified financial services products, retirement plans, group benefits, and personal and commercial property-casualty insurance businesses.