Robert Haverstrom was named vice president, consultant management at VALIC, spokeswoman Linda Malamut said in an e-mail.
It is a new position. Mr. Haverstrom, who started last month, focuses on expanding VALIC's consultant relationships. He reports to Glenn Harris, executive vice president, institutional group management at VALIC.
Mr. Haverstrom was vice president, head of relationship management in Lincoln Financial Group's retirement plan services business. A Lincoln spokeswoman said the position has not been filled.
Before Lincoln, Mr. Haverstrom worked at VALIC for nearly 10 years in a variety of positions, including consulting associate, relationship manager and director relationship management.