Principal Life Insurance Company

Principal Life Insurance Company is an American global financial investment management and insurance company. It is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S. The company operates in four segments: Retirement and Income Solutions, Principal Global Investors, Principal International, and U.S. Insurance Solutions. It employs approximately 9,000 people in Des Moines, Iowa, and owns and operates several buildings in the downtown area. As of March 2014, Principal employed 14,600 employees worldwide, with its Global Delivery center, Principal Global Services, in Pune, Maharashtra, India. In 2019, Principal purchased Wells Fargo’s institutional retirement and trust business for $1.2 billion. The company has had two previous names: Bankers Life Company until 1986 and Principal Mutual Life Insurance Company until 1998. The company is authorized to transact business within disability and life insurance lines.

Company Details
Phone 515-247-5111
Address 711 High Street
Des Moines, IA 50392
Insurance Types Annuity, Health, Life
A.M. Best
BBB Rating