Charles T. Brooks is a seasoned business executive with a wealth of experience in the financial services industry. As the Executive Vice President of Operations and Systems for Kemper Corporation, Brooks oversees the company’s day-to-day operations, ensuring that the organization runs smoothly and efficiently.
Brooks joined Kemper in 2016 as Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer and quickly rose through the ranks to assume his current position. Before joining Kemper, Brooks served as the Global Operations and Technology Officer for Chubb Limited, where he was responsible for overseeing the company’s global operations and technology infrastructure. Before that, he served as Senior Vice President/Head, Member, and Plan Sponsor Services for Aetna.
Brooks’ impressive professional background includes senior executive roles at Travelers and Accenture. He served as Senior Vice President, Operations and Chief Information Officer, and Personal Lines for Travelers, where he was responsible for managing the company’s personal lines business. Brooks also served as a Partner Financial Services – Insurance Practice at Accenture, where he worked with some of the world’s leading financial services companies to drive growth and innovation.
In addition to his impressive professional accomplishments, Brooks is deeply committed to giving back to his community. He serves on the board of directors for Sedgwick, a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits, and integrated business solutions. He is also a director for the boards of Make-A-Wish Illinois, the University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation, and Easterseals Chicagoland.
Brooks’ dedication to philanthropy is rooted in his values, which he developed through his education and upbringing. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina Agricultural and Technology State University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.