Global Conference 2017

Speaker's Biography

Catherine Collinson

CEO and President, Transamerica Institute; Executive Director, Aegon Center for Longevity and Retirement

Catherine Collinson is CEO and president of the nonprofit Transamerica Institute and its Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies. She is also executive director of the recently launched Aegon Center for Longevity and Retirement, based in the Netherlands. A champion for Americans who are at risk of not achieving a financially secure retirement, Collinson oversees all research and outreach initiatives, including the Annual Transamerica Retirement Survey. With two decades of retirement industry-related experience, Collinson has become a nationally recognized voice on retirement trends. She co-hosts “ClearPath: Your Roadmap to Health and Wealth”on WYPR, Baltimore’s NPR news station. In 2016, she was honored with a Hero Award from the Women’s Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER) for her tireless efforts in helping improve retirement security among women. Collinson is a member of the advisory board of the Milken Institute’s Center for the Future of Aging.

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