Kathleen Reardon

CEO, Hiscox Re & ILS at Hiscox

Kathleen joined Hiscox in January 2021 as Chief Executive Officer, Hiscox Re & ILS.

Previously, Chief Executive Officer of Hamilton Re, Kathleen spent her early career at ACE in various actuarial and underwriting roles, rising to Chief Underwriting Officer for International Property at ACE Tempest Re in 2005, based in Bermuda. Kathleen joined Hamilton Re in 2013 as Chief Underwriter (Property) and was appointed CEO in 2014, a post she held until 2020.

Kathleen is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, served in 2020 as the Chair of the Reinsurance Association of America, and is the former Chair of Women in Reinsurance – an organization she co-founded.

She has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Drexel University, Philadelphia, was inducted into The Drexel 100 alumni hall of fame in 2019, and currently serves on the Drexel University Board of Trustees.



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