Paul S. Amos II
Mr. Amos was named executive vice president, Aflac U.S. in January 2005 and assumed the additional responsibilities of chief operating officer in February 2006. He is responsible for the development and implementation of a comprehensive strategic plan designed to increase U.S. sales, enhance recruiting and training, and maximize operational efficiencies. Mr. Amos is responsible for centralizing the recruiting and training functions for Aflac's 70,000+ sales associates, creating a new broker channel, and broadening the company's marketing plan to include diversification of both media and messages.
Previously, Mr. Amos served as the state sales coordinator for the Georgia-North sales territory. Under his leadership, the Georgia-North sales territory grew to become the company's No. 1 state operation.
Prior to joining Aflac, Mr. Amos worked in the corporate legal division of the merger and acquisition firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom, in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Amos holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Duke University and a master's degree in business administration from Emory University. He also holds a juris doctor degree from Tulane University. Mr. Amos is a member of the boards of directors of Aflac Incorporated, the Winship Cancer Center at Emory University, the Turner School of Business at Columbus State University and the Make-a-Wish Foundation of Southwest Georgia.