Monica Ningen
President & CEO, Canada and English Caribbean, Swiss Re

Monica Ningen is the President and CEO of Swiss Re Canada and English Caribbean. She was previously the Head of Property Underwriting for the US & Canada and Chief Property Underwriter. She was responsible for the underwriting performance of a large premium portfolio of property fire and natural catastrophe business and has responsibility for a team of 35 people. 

Prior to her present role Monica spent approximately two years as Head of Property Underwriting, Regional & National, and before that was Head of Property Treaty underwriting for the Kansas City Hub.

Monica joined Swiss Re following the acquisition of GE Insurance Solutions (GEIS) in June 2006. During her time with GEIS, Monica had responsibility for Catastrophe Risk Management globally. Before that she held the position of Six Sigma Master Black Belt as part of the GE Six Sigma organization where she led the Six Sigma initiatives for the Risk Management and Actuarial departments. Monica joined Employers Reinsurance Corporation in 2000 in Overland Park, KS. She began her career with EW Blanch Minneapolis on the catastrophe modeling team.

Monica received a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business Management from the University of Minnesota.