David Zwiener

Lead Director at Voya Financial

David Zwiener was appointed a director of Voya Financial, Inc. in 2013. Mr. Zwiener serves as our Lead Director. Since March 2016, Mr. Zwiener has been engaged as an Operating Executive of The Carlyle Group. From January 25, 2015 to March 18, 2016, Mr. Zwiener was Interim CEO at PartnerRe Ltd. Since 2010, Mr. Zwiener has been a Principal in Dowling Capital Partners. Prior to joining Dowling Capital Partners, Mr. Zwiener was Chief Financial Officer of Wachovia Corporation. From 2007 to 2008, he was Managing Director and Co-Head of the Financial Institutions Group at The Carlyle Group. From 1995 to 2007, Mr. Zwiener served in increasingly responsible positions at The Hartford, rising to President and Chief Operating Officer – Property & Casualty. Mr. Zwiener is currently a director of the Hartford Hospital, and he is a trustee of the New Britain Museum of American Art. He previously served as a director of The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited, PartnerRe, Ltd., CNO Financial Group, The Hartford, and Sheridan Healthcare, Inc. Mr. Zwiener received an A.B. degree from Duke University and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.


  • Lead Director

    Current role