President Excess and Surplus Lines


New York , United States


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As the President of Excess & Surplus Lines, you will lead the Excess & Surplus business unit of Munich Re Specialty Insurance and ensure successful execution of the business plan and ongoing strategic growth.
You will be responsible for developing and executing the strategy to achieve underwriting profit, portfolio quality, growth, diversification, and operational objectives by developing and maintaining effective external relationships with brokers and delivering on the MRSI value proposition. You’ll also be responsible for driving the vision of developing an in-house underwriting capability for Middle Market specialty lines in the United States. You will work to contribute to the overarching Munich Re North America Commercial Insurance strategy together with other insurance entities in the Group.

The position is responsible for the overall underwriting integrity, product and program development, management of staff, advancement of business processes and systems, wholesale broker relations, and regulatory compliance. The ideal candidate for this role possesses strong commercial underwriting expertise and will actively support and drive Munich Re Group’s talent-related goals to create and sustain a high performance culture and diverse workforce.

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At Munich Re US, we see Diversity and Inclusion as a solution to the challenges and opportunities all around us. Our goal is to foster an inclusive culture and build a workforce that reflects the customers we serve and the communities in which we live and work. We strive to provide a workplace where all of our colleagues feel respected, valued and empowered to achieve their very best every day. We recruit and develop talent with a focus on providing our customers the most innovative products and services.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

About us

Founded in 1917, Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. is one of the largest reinsurers in the United States. Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. has earned the A+ (Superior) financial strength rating from A.M. Best Company - that's among the highest in the industry. Over 1,000 employees serve our clients from our Princeton, New Jersey campus and regional offices throughout the United States.

As a member of Munich Re's US operations, we offer the financial strength and stability that comes with being part of the world's preeminent insurance and reinsurance brand. Our risk experts work together to assemble the right mix of products and services to help you stay competitive - from traditional reinsurance coverages, to niche and specialty reinsurance and insurance products.