Neal C. Schneider
Chairman, CNO Financial Group, Inc.
Director since 2003
Neal Schneider joined CNO Financial Group's board of directors in September 2003 and was elected Chairman of the board in May 2011. He serves as chairperson of the Executive Committee and is a member of the Audit and Enterprise Risk Committee and the Governance and Nominating Committee.
Schneider spent 34 years of his business career at Arthur Andersen, LLP. At the time of his retirement from Andersen in 2000, he was a partner in the consulting practice, having served as partner in charge of the Worldwide Insurance Industry Practice and the North American Financial Service Practice.
Between 2002 and 2003, Schneider was a partner of Smart and Associates LLP, a business advisory and accounting firm. Between 2000 and 2003, he was an independent consultant. Schneider served as chairman of the board of PMA Capital Corporation from 2003 until 2010.
Schneider holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business from the University of Charleston.
He has served on the Board of Governors of the Society of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters and served on the executive, audit and governance committees for PMA Capital.