Predictive software provider HNC Software today announced the naming of Earl Malit as president of HNC Insurance Solutions. Malit succeeds John Mutch in this role.
"Earl's extensive technical knowledge and marketing expertise are the right blend for growth in the insurance market," said John Mutch, president and COO, HNC Software. "I am confident that Earl's market focus, competitive drive, business acumen and leadership will help accelerate the HNC Insurance Solutions growth curve and lead the business unit to a new level of success."
Moving up from his previous role as senior vice president of product management, Malit will be responsible for the division's profit and loss objectives.
Prior to joining HNC, Malit was the vice president of Business Planning at Sega of America, where he played an instrumental role in the Dreamcast product launch. In the last 15 years, he has also held product marketing, and business and sales analyst positions at Compaq, Epson and Mattel Toys Inc. Malit has a B.S. in mathematics from the University of California and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.