Mr. Richter is responsible for TIAA’s financial management and planning, actuarial, tax, accounting, and financial reporting for the organization, as well as oversight for the general account. He also oversees corporate strategy and development and the corporate transformation office, helping to drive strategy and execution as TIAA continues to grow, diversify and transform the way it operates to serve its customers efficiently and effectively.
Previously, he was Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, responsible for helping to drive strategy and execution. He also led the organization’s corporate marketing and communications functions, including brand strategy and reputation management.
Prior to joining TIAA in 2015, Mr. Richter worked for Nuveen Investments as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Administrative Officer. Before joining Nuveen Investments in 2006, he served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer for RR Donnelley & Sons, and prior to that was Executive Vice President & CFO of Sears, Roebuck and Co. and Chairman of Sears Canada, a publicly-traded affiliate.