Life Insurance SaaS Solutions Corporate Milestones

2015

  • Angie Conn joins company as Product Line Manager
  • Andesa welcomes 3 new companies to the client family

2014

  • Michelle L. Cramer joins company as Lead Actuary
  • E-signature functionality added to New Business & Enrollment Portal
  • Andesa becomes a member of the American Fraternal Alliance, an organization supporting the fraternal benefit sector of the financial services industry
  • Andesa opens the Arizona Data Center
  • Andesa Named finalist in Lehigh Valley Business’ “Business of the Year” awards program
  • The United Way lists the Andesa Services Sarasota Office as one of the “Most Generous Workplaces”

2013

  • Andesa Services celebrates its 30th anniversary
  • Andesa included in “Challengers” quadrant of Gartner Magic Quadrant for North American Life Insurance PAS
  • Andesa featured in “Closed Block Spectrum Report: Life, Annuities and Pensions Edition, 2013,” by Celent
  • Andesa named one of the “Best Places to Work in PA”

2012

2011

  • Andesa becomes SSAE 16, SOC 1 certified
  • Mark Wilkin joins company as Chief Financial Officer

2010

  • Ron Scheese is named President and CEO
  • Andesa wins its first of two consecutive LOMA Excellence in Education awards
  • 300,000th policy added to Andesa’s system
  • Andesa tops $50 billion in assets under management
  • Original AFAS systems upgraded to Linux operating environments
  • Account Executive Jerry Pennella joins company

2009

2008

  • Employee count passes 100

2007

  • 200,000th policy added to Andesa’s system
  • Andesa launches Flex Report Writer for web-based ad hoc reporting
  • Andesa launches Product Validation Service for web-based product testing
  • Andesa upgrades hardware to IBM Bladecenter cluster environment

2006

  • Andesa tops $25 billion in assets under management
  • Ron Scheese joins company as Chief Financial Officer
  • Andesa launches Policy Snapshot web-based policy inquiry tool

2005

  • Andesa becomes SAS 70 certified for the first time
  • Andesa upgrades to SAN storage technology and adopts Oracle data warehousing software
  • Future Assistant Director of Client Services Tim Lemon joins the company

2004

  • Andesa TPA becomes Andesa Services, Inc.
  • Employee count grows to 85

2003

  • Andesa and ADASTAR merge

2002

  • Andesa tops $10 billion in assets under management
  • Internet Transaction Manager launched

2001

2000

  • Next-generation AFAS system is developed in Java with object-oriented design
  • DataMart web-based reporting system is launched
  • Andesa begins administration of first offshore, private placement, illiquid fund variable product
  • Future Development Manager Alan Czysz joins the company
  • Future Manager of Client Development Larry Resnick joins the company

1999

  • Future Andesa Executive Vice President, Distribution Services Vince Collier founds ADASTAR
  • Future Project Lead Bob Webber and Future Lead System Engineer Chip Whiteside join ADASTAR

1998

  • 100,000th policy is added to Andesa’s system

1995

  • Employee count grows to 24

1993

  • AFAS system is launched to support daily processing of UL and VUL products

1989

  • Andesa TPA becomes an independent company
  • Employee count grows to 13
  • Leveraged recordkeeping system for COLI is launched

1988

  • Brokerage services transferred to Mac Briggs – Andesa Strategies

1987

  • Administration of first largecase COLI business begins
  • Future Director of Systems Engineering Bill Smith joins the company

1983

  • The Andesa Companies formed

1982

  • Andesa’s original insurance/benefits recordkeeping system developed

1981

  • Future Director of Client Services Linda Ellison joins the company

1978

  • Future Andesa Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board John Walker joins Covert & Associates

 

 

 

 
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