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Global Atlantic Financial Group Overview

New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
Insurance Carriers
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Global Atlantic is one of the fastest growing companies in the Life and Annuity industry. We are focused on the U.S. retirement and life insurance markets with a broad range of annuities and life insurance options, as well as reinsurance solutions. Our success is based on ... Read more

Mission: We strive to be a leading U.S. retirement and life insurance company, delivering clear value to our customers and long-term value to our shareholders. We are committed to addressing our customers’ financial protection needs through a broad range of products and ... Read more

Company Updates

  • As we head into the long Memorial Day weekend, Global Atlantic Financial Group rewards employees by adding this Friday, May 22, to the 2020 corporate holiday calendar as Employee Appreciation Day. Enjoy the 4-day weekend everyone! Well deserved! A special thanks to those employees who will be providing necessary coverage for sales support and client services. #employeeappreciation #workfromhome #GlobalAtlantic

  • COVID-19

    April Galda, Chief Culture Office of Global Atlantic shared her thoughts on working from home. "I've been trying to figure out why this new normal feels so hard. No commute, no pants with a zipper, lots of time with family. So it should be easy, right? But it's not." And that is okay.

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Global Atlantic Financial Group – Why Work With Us?

Global Atlantic offers employees the unique opportunity to work in a fast-paced and collaborative working environment that rewards performance. The Company’s unique entrepreneurial culture encourages all employees to assume significant levels of responsibility. Global Atlantic invests in its people because it believes they are critical to the long-term success of its business.

Join our team. Find opportunities that match your strengths, skills, and long-term goals.

At Global Atlantic, we embrace a proactive culture that seeks first to understand the financial challenges Americans face today and devise practical solutions to help them achieve their objectives.

This mindset stems from our company values, which embody our past, reflect our present, and are guideposts for our future. While other companies may define the values they aspire to, we have identified those that truly are ingrained in our business and our people.


We strive to attract and develop a diverse team of talented individuals who reinforce our culture. We are dedicated to advancing their careers in the spirit of meritocracy.


We are honest, fair and transparent in all aspects of our business. We deeply value our reputation and client relationships.


As shared owners of our organization, we take a collaborative approach to problem solving and decision making.


We are committed to building meaningful relationships and providing quality interactions for all stakeholders.


We are rigorous in understanding and quantifying risk and judicious when electing to deploy capital, as we seek to grow and preserve our clients’ and shareholders’ assets.

Global Atlantic  is the fastest growing company in the annuity industry over the last five-year period, based on LIMRA participant reports. No other company with at least $300 million in sales grew faster from the start of 2013 to year-end 2017.

Global Atlantic first broke the $1 billion mark in 2012 with $1.3 billion in sales, and annual sales grew each year, reaching $5.6 billion in 2016. During this time, sales grew by an annual average of 62%. Global Atlantic’s annuities are distributed through approximately 200 banks and broker-dealers, as well as select independent marketing organizations, covering about half of the overall annuity marketplace.

“The fact that we’ve experienced this growth in the early stages of our market penetration is a testament to the quality of the distribution relationships we have forged,” said Paula Nelson, Head of Retirement Distribution. “We appreciate our distribution partners and the mutually meaningful relationships we’ve developed.” 

Impacting the Lives of Others In and Out of the Office

 Global Atlantic believes we have a responsibility to support the communities where we work, and we focus our charitable efforts around this community-oriented philosophy.

Employees in each office are empowered to locally choose the organizations we support to make a difference where we live and work.

Global Atlantic allocates funds each year for each of our nine offices' local charitable endeavors.

Volunteer days provide an opportunity for employees to spend a day out of the office, giving back to the local community. We use a system called Involvesoft that allows employees to search for volunteer opportunities, sign up, volunteer, and track hours. 

A Matching Gift Program encourages personal giving by matching employee charitable donations to eligible organizations.

Diversity and Inclusion | OPEN MINDS OPEN DOORS.

Great things happen when you harness the power of different perspectives and ideas in a diverse and inclusive workplace.

  • Employee resource groups, including a Women’s Network, provide personal and professional development opportunities.

  • Pledge to CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion reinforces a commitment to welcoming open dialogue and tackling unconscious bias.

  • Conscious consideration of diversity and inclusion in our recruiting, personnel decisions and manager goal setting

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    Team, driven, ambitious, professional, talented


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    keep up the good work!

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    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Global Atlantic Financial Group.


    Relatively short process. Was reached out to by a recruiter for a preliminary behavioral phone screen, next round was on-site with 3 interviewers who were each associates in different departments of the team, received offer a few days later.

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    • Basic behavioral and technical questions - Proficiency with Microsoft Office, financial statements   Answer Question
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