AEL - American Equity Investment Life Holding Company

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American Equity Investment Life Holding Company

6000 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50266
United States

SectorFinancial Services
Full Time Employees554

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John Michael MatovinaChairman, CEO & Pres2.28M838.17k1954
Mr. Ted Morris JohnsonCFO & Treasurer1.17MN/A1970
Mr. Jeffrey David Lorenzen CFAExec. VP & Chief Investment Officer1.06MN/A1966
Ms. Renee Denise Montz J.D.Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.946.15kN/A1972
Mr. Ronald James GrensteinerPres of American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company1.16M1.04M1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


American Equity Investment Life Holding Company, through its subsidiaries, provides life insurance products and services in the United States. The company issues fixed index and rate annuities; and single premium immediate annuities, as well as life insurance products. It markets its products through independent agents, including national marketing organizations, broker/dealers, banks, and registered investment advisors. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa.

Corporate Governance

American Equity Investment Life Holding Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.