Robert Fiondella

Robert Fiondella

Retired Chairman, The Phoenix Companies

Mr. Fiondella began his career at Phoenix Mutual Life Insurance Company in the law department in 1969, and retired as Chairman of the Board in 2003. He subsequently served as Founding Principal of JEROB Enterprises, LLC, and Chairman of The Institute for Retirement Security.

Mr. Fiondella served as a member of the Board of Directors for Hilb, Rogal & Hobbs Company, Aberdeen Asset Management of Scotland, Advest, The Barnes Group, Loctite Corporation, Webster Financial, Bristol Mortgage Company, the Bristol Savings Bank and NextGen Ventures Inc. He was a trustee of the American College and also served as a director of the Life Insurance Council of New York.

Mr. Fiondella received his BA from Providence and his JD from the University of Connecticut School of Law. He holds honorary doctorate degrees from the University of Connecticut, the University of Hartford and St. Joseph College. He was the 2002 Distinguished Visiting Professor at Eastern Connecticut State University. Mr. Fiondella is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association.