2015 Insurance Executive Conference
 


Title
President and GM
Company
John Hancock Insurance Company
Bio
Michael Doughty is President and General Manager, John Hancock Insurance, for John Hancock Financial, the U.S. division of Toronto-based Manulife Financial Corporation. Mr. Doughty has overall management responsibility for John Hancock’s life insurance and long term care insurance businesses, including sales, marketing, product development and service operations. Before taking on his current position in 2013, Mr. Doughty had been president of John Hancock Life Insurance. Previously, he was Executive Vice President, Individual Insurance for Manulife’s division. He was responsible for Manulife’s life and living benefits products in Canada as well as the Affinity Markets business, which includes life, health, accident, travel and disability insurance. Previously, he was Senior Vice President of Individual Insurance and had been Senior Vice President of Group Savings & Retirement Solutions. Mr. Doughty, who joined Manulife in 1992, has held a number of senior marketing positions in both Canadian and Corporate Operations. Mr. Doughty graduated with a B.A. in History from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.