Darwin Bayston has officially been named executive director of the Life Insurance Settlement Association effective Nov. 15, 2010. Bayston replaces Doug Head who has been executive director since 2001 and who was executive director of a predecessor to LISA.
Bayston has most recently been Director of Consulting for AVS Underwriting, LLC in Kennesaw, GA. Previous to that he was Managing Director of Life Settlement Consulting & Management, LLC. He also spent 13 years as a member of the staff of the CFA Institute, serving as President and CEO from 1990 to 1993.
Bayston will relocate to Orlando, Fla., headquarters of the Association.