Peter Skerlj

Chief Risk Officer at Hamilton Insurance Group


A member of the founding management team, Peter Skerlj has more than 15 years of experience in risk and analytics.

From 2010 to 2012, Pete was a Catastrophe Modeling Consultant at Q Re Bermuda Advisors responsible for establishing and implementing a portfolio management and pricing framework for property retrocession business. Prior to joining Q Re Bermuda, Pete was employed with Lancashire Insurance Company from 2006 to 2010. During that time, he was promoted to Head of Modeling with the main goal of designing and implementing risk tools to enable analysts, underwriters and management to measure and monitor risk levels.

As a member of the catastrophe research team at PartnerRe Global from 2004 to 2006, Pete oversaw the establishment of in-house views of catastrophe risk, monitoring real-time catastrophe events and their financial impact, and pricing weather trigger covers. From 1997 to 2004, Pete was employed at Applied Research Associates as a consultant to (re) insurers, state insurance departments, federal agencies and other private businesses.

Pete is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society and has both a Bachelor and Master Degree in Engineering Science from the University of Western Ontario, Canada with a specialty in wind engineering.



  • Chief Risk Officer

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