Robin M. Raju is Chief Financial Officer for Equitable Holdings, and a member of the company’s Management Committee. He is responsible for Treasury, Investment Management (General Account and Separate Accounts), Investor Relations, Corporate Development and M&A, Actuarial, Accounting and Controlling, Corporate Tax, Financial Planning and Analysis, Expense Management and Distribution Finance areas.
Mr. Raju has held several leadership roles during his time at Equitable, including Head of Individual Retirement, Treasurer of Equitable Holdings and Business Chief Financial Officer for Equitable’s Life, Retirement and Wealth Management businesses, where he played a key role in managing the capital and financials that underpin the company’s business segments. Among his key accomplishments are raising over $20bn in the capital markets, establishing credit lines and leading Equitable’s landmark reinsurance transaction. He also led the company’s preparation for its successful IPO in May of 2018.
Throughout his career, Mr. Raju has focused on strategic growth and efficiency leading to the creation of long-term value for customers. Since joining Equitable in 2004, he has held positions in the Office of the CEO, Equitable Funds Management Group and with Equitable Advisors Broker-Dealer. He also spent three years at AXA Global Life and Savings at AXA S.A. headquarters in Paris.
Prior to joining the company, Mr. Raju was a municipal bond broker.
Mr. Raju received a Bachelor of Science in finance with a minor in economics from the University of Scranton.