This role serves as boots on the ground for the Reinsurance Under 40s group in other industry hubs in the United States outside of New York. The key focus will be growing membership outside of New York through networking events and other activities.
Vanessa Contreras - Munich Re America
Vanessa Contreras is a Vice President and Professional Liability Underwriter at SCOR Reinsurance in Chicago, IL. She is responsible for underwriting and managing Professional Liability treaty placements including both medical and non-medical lines. She began her career in reinsurance in 2009, with Munich Re, as a Risk Analyst in their Development Trainee in Princeton, NJ. She transitioned into Professional Liability Underwriting in 2011, upon completion of the rotational program. Vanessa started with the Underwriting team at SCOR Re in Chicago, in October of 2017.
Vanessa holds Bachelors of Science degrees in Finance and Risk Management & Insurance from The Katie School of Insurance at Illinois State University. She holds her CPCU, ARe and is in the process of pursuing her RPLU designation. Vanessa has been involved with the ReUnder 40s group since 2010. She is also a member of PLUS - Professional Liability Underwriting Society, the APIW - Association of Professional Insurance Women, The CPCU Society and in 2015 she was named to the Intelligent Insurer's list of 40 Rising Stars Under 35.
Tom Gubash - Renaissance Re
Julian Banchon, Eduardo Montenegro
Nicholas Scott - Spinnaker Insurance Company
Nick Scott is General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Spinnaker Insurance Company, an AM Best A- rated P&C carrier that writes a diverse portfolio of program business on an admitted basis. Prior to joining Spinnaker, he spent 4 years at QBE North America where he was chief counsel to QBE’s reinsurance and programs operations. Nick has extensive experience with contract wordings, regulatory and compliance, claims management, and dispute resolution. Before QBE, Nick held roles at Beazley, The Hartford, and Mendes & Mount. Nick has degrees from Boston College and St. John’s University School of Law.
Adrienne Johnson, Erin Bond
Amanda Lyons - Aon Benfield