About Us

Globally, Legal & General has been in the Pension Risk Transfer business for over 30 years.

Joe Cella

VP, Head of Pricing

Joe Cella joined Legal & General Retirement America in September 2013 as Head of US Annuity Pricing.  In this role, he is focused on pricing and structuring US group annuity transactions and evaluating strategic opportunities for US expansion.

Prior to joining Legal & General Retirement America, he performed various roles of increasing responsibility for AIG, ultimately as the Head Actuary for the International Pensions business.  During this time, he spent three years as Director of Annuities in the UK, leading the team responsible for Bulk Purchase Annuities and retail fixed-term annuities.  He has had responsibility for international product development, led valuations of pension book related Mergers and Acquisitions, and is experienced with reinsurance structures.  Joe began his actuarial career at MetLife in New York.

Joe is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a CFA® Charterholder.