Great-West Appoints Rollover, Retirement VP

Chris Silvaggi was appointed vice president of rollover and retirement solutions at Great-West Financial.

Silvaggi will lead a team that helps customers explore their savings options, including discussing whether an IRA might be an effective strategy. The team also assists Great-West Financial IRA customers with investment and account education. Silvaggi is based in Denver and reports to Bob Shaw, executive vice president of the company’s individual markets business.

Silvaggi joins Great-West Financial from Morgan Stanley, where he led sales as vice president, personal retirement business development. He also brings financial services expertise from previous roles at RolloverSystems Inc., Prudential Financial and Royal Bank of Scotland. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Muhlenberg College.