Kostas Cheliotis

Kostas Cheliotis

General Counsel

Kostas Cheliotis
Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel

Kostas Cheliotis is chief operating officer and general counsel of Nassau Re and general counsel of The Phoenix Companies, Inc. He is responsible for strategy, operations and legal affairs of Nassau Re and its subsidiaries.

Mr. Cheliotis previously served as senior vice president and deputy general counsel of HRG Group, Inc. (NYSE:HRG) where he focused on investments in financial services including insurance, reinsurance and asset management. He also previously served as director and chairman of the Compensation Committee of Fidelity & Guaranty Life (NYSE:FGL). Prior to joining HRG and FGL in 2010, Mr. Cheliotis was a senior associate in the M&A Group at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy. He received his B.A. from St. John's University, magna cum laude, and his J.D. from New York Law School, summa cum laude, where he was a member of the Law Review.