Christopher W. ("Chris") Claus
Christopher W. ("Chris") Claus had a 20-year career as an executive at USAA of San Antonio, Texas; Executive Vice President of USAA’s Enterprise Advice Group from 2013-2014; President of USAA’s Financial Advice and Solutions Group, 2007 to 2013; President of USAA’s Insurance Management Company, 2001-2006. Mr. Claus currently serves on Citizens’ Executive Committee, Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and Chairs Citizens’ Investment Committee. He also concurrently serves as Lead Director and on the Audit Committee of TrueCar (NASDAQ:TRUE), a digital automotive market place.
Mr. Claus is an experienced executive with insurance and asset management expertise critical to the success of our Board. In his role as Chairman of our Investment Committee, Mr. Claus has strengthened the Board’s oversight of the Company’s assets under management. Further, having served as President of USAA’s Insurance Management Company, Mr. Claus strengthens the Board’s oversight function of our executive team’s strategic initiatives.