Keynote Speaker


Howard Manzon

Roger Marinzoli, TIAA, Senior Managing Director, Head of Product Development & Actuarial

Roger Marinzoli has served as a Senior Managing Director at TIAA, a Fortune 100 financial services company that manages over $1 trillion in assets and generates $36 billion in revenues. Since 2012, he has been engaged in conceiving new strategies & products for TIAA’s investment management division (Nuveen and TIAA-CREF Asset Management), its banking arm (formerly Everbank and TIAA Direct) and its 100-year old retirement business through a variety of roles, including Head of Corporate Strategy, Head of Corporate Development and Head of Product Strategy & Innovation.  Today, he currently serves as the Head of Product Development and Actuarial for TIAA Financial Solutions, and is focused on designing and developing new products, solutions and experiences for the retirement industry.

Roger’s global business experiences have been diversified across a variety of continents, industries, and institutions, including  public  & private corporations, entrepreneurial ventures, universities & government organizations.  Having spent almost half his career as an investment banker, he also served as  a CFO of a fintech venture, and has worked on innovative solutions in financial services for 20 years. He enjoys researching and lecturing and he holds degrees from Cornell, Johns Hopkins, and Georgetown.