Vice President, Deputy General Counsel
Fidelity & Guaranty Life
JODI HYDE is Vice President, Deputy General Counsel at Fidelity & Guaranty Life. Having spent more than a decade in the insurance/reinsurance and commercial litigation space, Jodi has a unique perspective on how best to address the regulatory and legislative challenges facing our industry. In her current role at Fidelity & Guaranty Life, she is responsible for providing legal support for life and annuity sales and distribution, operations, product development and litigation. She also manages and oversees the company's compliance function, including suitability, fraud, AML and market conduct. Previously, Jodi spent three years at Aviva/Athene as Vice President, Senior Counsel working in a similar capacity by providing legal support for life and annuity sales and distribution, product development, and reinsurance. Prior to going in-house, for 10 years while in private practice, she litigated reinsurance disputes and provided advice to insurers and reinsurers on a broad range of topics. Jodi holds bachelor's degrees in English and political science, as well as her Juris Doctor, from the University of Iowa College of Law.