CIGNA Retirement & Investment Services has hired two investment management veterans to take over for executives leaving the firm. John Kim will become president of the CIGNA division, and Farhan Sharaff will become president and CIO of TimesSquare Capital Management, a division of CIGNA Retirement that operates institutional investment products.
Kim will take the place of Thomas Jones, who will retire later this year as planned following a transition period. Jones joined the firm in 19994 and has served as president of its investment management, individual life insurance and property-casualty reinsurance divisions. More recently, he led the effort to combine the firms retirement and investment management services to form the existing retirement and investment services division.