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Event Detail

Distinguished Speakers Series: Don Civgin, Allstate (Ended)

Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, December 01, 2011 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Chicago CLub, 81 E. Van Buren St, Chicago, IL  60605   (Driving Directions)

Don Civgin Date, Time, and Location:
Thurs., Dec. 1, 2011
12:00 - 1:00 pm
The Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren St., Chicago, IL 60605

Program Description:
Managing competition and risk: How does Allstate address market mayhem?
This isn’t your father’s insurance industry. Allstate is coping with new and aggressive competitors, increasingly price-sensitive and Internet-focused consumers, financial risks including the global banking crises affecting its $100 billion investment portfolio, and regulatory pressures ranging from new Dodd-Frank rules to activist state regulators. Don Civgin will address how Allstate and the insurance industry have responded to this new risk environment, with advice applicable to any business navigating a fast-changing and uncertain environment.

Fee:
Members - $45
Non-Members - $55
Student-Members - $10
(payable by cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour

Attire:
Business Casual

Menu:
Chef's Choice (Vegetarian meal available upon request)

For Reservations:
Register online below, or by phone: 312-251-1301

Agenda:
11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration & Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Luncheon Presentation

Don Civgin
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Allstate Corp.

Presenter Background Information:
Don Civgin is executive vice president, finance and strategy, Esurance for Allstate Insurance Company, and a member of Allstate's senior leadership team. As Allstate's chief financial officer, Civgin is responsible for aligning Allstate's finance and capital structures to the corporation's business strategies. He also oversees the Esurance and Answer Financial management teams.

Civgin was previously at OfficeMax, where he was executive vice president and chief financial officer from 2005 to 2008. He began his career in 1986 at Itel Corporation, where he eventually became vice president and treasurer.

Civgin received his bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Illinois at Champaign and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Student rate only available to students approved as a Student-Member of CFA Chicago for 2011-2012. Regular, Affiliate and CFA Chicago Candidate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Non-member or Student-Member. Credit card is required to guarantee ALL reservations except for ONLINE reservations using FUNCTION TICKETS. No day-of-event pre-registrations accepted (on-site only, if applicable and space available). There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, Nov. 28.

A Passport Event This is a "Passport Program." Members of any local CFA society may attend at the CFA Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Continuing Education Program. Please click here if you would like more information.

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