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Principal Financial Group Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Larry D. Zimpleman
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    Associate Manager - Product Development and Research

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    Current Employee - Associate Manager - Product Development and Research  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Associate Manager - Product Development and Research in Mumbai

    I have been working at Principal Financial Group full-time for more than a year


    Good work culture and organisation environment.


    I enjoyed working with this company. Couldn't find anything to mention here as such.

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    Empowering people is really magical. I could take pride of what I used to do.

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Principal Financial Group Interviews

Updated Aug 29, 2014
Updated Aug 29, 2014

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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Pune
    Anonymous Employee in Pune
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Principal Financial Group in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Principal Financial Group

    Elitmus test is difficult.
    mainly verbal test.

    First technical round is ok ok. just basics of data structure and general knowlege of languages technologies.
    HR round is difficult.

    Prepare well with data structure, code writing, previous projects.

    interviewers are nice and supportive.
    package, benefits are good

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    Average Interview

Principal Financial Group Awards and Accolades

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Top Companies for Executive Women, National Association for Female Executives, 2012
100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2009
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Headquarters Des Moines, IA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1879
Type Company - Public (PFG)
Industry Finance
Revenue ₹500+ billion (INR) per year
Competitors Unknown

The Principal Financial Group (The Principal ®) is a retirement and global asset management leader. The Principal offers businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services, including retirement, investment services and insurance through its diverse family of financial services companies. A member of the FORTUNE 500®, the Principal Financial Group serves some 16.4 million customers worldwide from offices in Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and the United States. Principal Financial Group, Inc. is traded on the New York... More

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