Jean D. Hamilton


Jean D. Hamilton is a member of Brock Capital Group LLC and the Chief Executive Officer of, Inc.

Previously, Ms. Hamilton was Chief Executive Officer of Prudential Institutional and an Executive Vice President of Prudential, Financial, Inc. Prudential Institutional had revenues in excess of $6 billion. Operating businesses for which Ms. Hamilton had responsibility at Prudential included Group Insurance, Retirement Services, Guaranteed Products, Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services, the Prudential Bank and Trust Company, The Prudential Services Bureau, and Group Creditors. Ms. Hamilton was responsible for evaluating each of these businesses to determine their strategic fit within Prudential and their profit potential. Plans implemented for these businesses included internal growth, acquisitions, mergers, start-ups, restructuring, sale, and discontinuation. In addition, Ms. Hamilton had responsibility for Prudential Marketing and Database Resources in which Prudential’s initial on-line strategies were designed and implemented.

Prior to being named Chief Executive Officer of Prudential Institutional, Ms. Hamilton was President of Prudential Capital Group, a private securities asset manager and originator responsible, at the time, for a portfolio in excess of $20 billion. Prior to holding this position, Ms. Hamilton was President of Prudential Asset Sales and Syndications, a seller and syndicator of private placement securities, and an entity in whose creation she was involved.
Before joining Prudential, Ms. Hamilton was a Senior Vice President and Head of the Northeastern Corporate Banking Department for The First National Bank of Chicago (now J.P. Morgan Chase).

Boards on which Ms. Hamilton serves include RenaissanceRe Holdings, Ltd., First Eagle Funds and First Eagle Variable Funds, the University of Chicago Council on the Graduate School of Business, Four Nations, and the Hudson Opera House Advisory. Ms. Hamilton is a Member of Brock Capital Group LLC, an investment banking firm.

Ms. Hamilton has a B.S. in Communications from the University of Illinois and an M.B.A. in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago.