PNB MetLife, one of India’s leading private life insurance companies, has appointed Mohit Bahuguna as its new Business Head – Group Business and Partnership Distribution. Mohit will be responsible for leading and developing PNB MetLife’s group insurance business as well as expanding and deepening its distribution network by developing and onboarding new partners.

Mohit joins PNB MetLife from Bharti AXA Life Insurance and has over two decades of experience in the sector and has led different projects in distribution management, group business, partnership distribution, Bancassurance, Micro Finance Institution businesses, in his previous roles.

On the appointment, Sameer Bansal, Chief Distribution Officer, PNB MetLife, said: “Mohit’s rich experience in the industry and knowledge of all aspects of distribution will provide a unique perspective to PNB MetLife and help it serve its customers and Partners even better. He will focus on new ways to partner and grow the company’s footprint across India in the digital era. PNB MetLife’s strong technological credentials and lucrative fund performance reaffirm our commitment to deliver value accretive growth to customers. We are confident that Mohit will help us take this up a notch.”