Doug Chittenden

Executive Vice President and Head of Institutional Relationships

B.A., Rutgers University
Doug Chittenden is Executive Vice President and Head of TIAA Financial Solution’s Institutional Relationships team, which serves more than 15,000 retirement plan sponsors in the academic, research, medical and cultural fields. He also serves as Chair of the TFS Senior Leadership Team.

Mr. Chittenden has more than 30 years’ experience at TIAA in a variety of positions of increasing responsibility. As head of Institutional Relationships, he oversees sales, strategy, offer management, relationship and services management, participant consulting and guidance for our institutional clients. His team is also responsible for managing relationships with key industry leaders and advocacy organizations.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Chittenden led the organization’s consumer product management and development functions, as well as distribution to individual clients of TIAA Direct (now TIAA Bank), 529 College Savings Plans, the Trust Company, Brokerage Services, IRA and Advisory Solutions, TC Life and Investment Products.
Mr. Chittenden holds a B.A. in economics from Rutgers University and is a registered principal of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.