Lisa Iglesias was appointed executive vice president and general counsel of Unum Group in January 2015.
She joined the company in January 2015 from WellCare Health Plans, Inc., a managed care company, where she served as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary from February 2012 to December 2014. She joined WellCare in Feburary 2010 as vice president, securities and assistant general counsel. Prior to that, she served as general counsel and corporate secretary at Nordstrom, Inc., a fashion specialty retailer, from 2007-2008, and as general counsel and secretary of Spherion Corporation, a recruiting and staffing company, from 1999-2007.
Iglesias received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting from the University of South Florida, and her law degree from the University of Miami.
As the general counsel of Unum Group, Iglesias has overall responsibility for the legal affairs of the corporation, and heads a team of lawyers handling transactions, finance and investments, SEC and reporting, corporate governance, regulatory matters and relationships, compliance and complex litigation.