TMK - Torchmark Corporation

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Torchmark Corporation

3700 South Stonebridge Drive
McKinney, TX 75070
United States

IndustryLife Insurance
Full Time Employees3,128

Key Executives

Mr. Gary L. ColemanCo-Chairman and Co-Chief Exec. Officer2.21M4.55M64
Mr. Larry M. HutchisonCo-Chairman and Co-Chief Exec. Officer2.21M4.55M63
Mr. Frank M. SvobodaChief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Exec. VP852.4k4.17M55
Mr. W. Michael PressleyChief Investment Officer and Exec. VP851.6k2.61M65
Mr. Vern D. HerbelChief Admin. Officer and Exec. VP739.12k6.97M59
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.


Torchmark Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various life and health insurance products, and annuities in the United States, Canada, and New Zealand. It operates through Life Insurance, Health Insurance, and Annuities segments. The Life Insurance segment offers life insurance products, including traditional and interest-sensitive whole life and term life insurance, and other life insurance. The Health Insurance segment provides health insurance products comprising Medicare Supplements, critical illness, accident, long-term care, and limited-benefit supplemental hospital and surgical coverages. The Annuities segment provides single-premium and flexible-premium deferred annuities. The company sells its products through sales by direct response, exclusive agents, and independent agents, as well as through direct mail, Internet, television, and magazine distribution channels. Torchmark Corporation was founded in 1900 and is headquartered in McKinney, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Torchmark Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 2.

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.