Carol R. Sudbeck
Ms. Sudbeck serves as executive vice president and chief administrative officer for Pacific Life, overseeing all non-financial corporate areas, including advertising, government affairs, legal, human resources, information security, information technology, and public affairs. She is the executive sponsor for Pacific Life’s enterprise digital transformation efforts and leads the coordination of the company’s enterprise strategic initiatives. Ms. Sudbeck serves on Pacific Life’s Management Committee and is vice chairman of the Pacific Life Foundation.
Prior to her promotion to chief administrative officer in January 2017, Ms. Sudbeck served as senior vice president, Corporate, where she had overall responsibility for corporate information technology, human resources and facilities, as well as the brand management and public affairs functions for Pacific Life. Ms. Sudbeck began her career at Pacific Life in 1994, serving in multiple roles within the finance and operations areas for the annuity product line. She then led Pacific Life’s audit function from 2002 – 2007 before joining the Human Resources Department as vice president, Talent Acquisition and Development. She was promoted to senior vice president in 2010.
Prior to joining Pacific Life, Ms. Sudbeck worked as an auditor with Price Waterhouse specializing in the insurance and financial services industry