Prudential Financial's group insurance business has opened its new office in Maine, US.

Prudential said that the expansion to the new office highlights its increased presence in the disability insurance business with new staff joining the team to help support growth.

Prudential’s new office includes wireless capabilities and an enhanced guest lobby that enables visitors to work online via wireless or cable.

Al Hemond, senior vice president of disability, said: This expansion highlights our commitment to long-term presence and growth in the downtown Portland area with additional staff and a state-of-the-art facility.