EVP and General Counsel
Matt Zimpfer (46) was appointed executive vice president and general counsel of CNO in June, 2008. He served previously as the company's interim general counsel, as well as serving as vice president and deputy general counsel. Since joining CNO in January, 1998, Zimpfer has served CNO and its business providing advice in diverse areas such as litigation, compliance, market conduct and regulatory affairs, labor and employment, distribution, re-insurance, corporate governance, risk management and anti-fraud programs.
Prior to joining CNO, Zimpfer was a managing partner at Zimpfer Klineman & Wright, in-house counsel at Progressive Insurance Company, and a law clerk and associate at White & Raub, all in Indianapolis, Ind. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree (magna cum laude) in history and political science from Butler University, and a J.D. degree from Indiana University. He is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association.