Stuart Parker, portrait

USAA Names New CEO From Within

USAA, the insurance and financial services giant, has named a longtime internal executive with experience running its property/casualty arm as its next CEO. Stuart Parker becomes USAA’s new chief ...
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Cincinnati Financial: A Matter of Trust

There was a time when the words “financial services” and “trustworthy” seemed incompatible to many people. But according to Forbes magazine, Cincinnati Financial Corp. tops the list of ...
Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston: Chief Communicator

Gas station attendant, pipe layer, casualty actuary and basketball coach. Those may not be the most logical steps on the career path to president and chief executive officer of a property/casualty ...

RiskMatch: More Carrier Benefits Summarized

While Kabir Syed, the creator of RiskMatch, stresses that he’s built a system that is broker-focused, carriers are key beneficiaries of the information that RiskMatch extracts from brokers to drive ...
Kabir Syed

Who Is Kabir Syed and Why Did He Launch RiskMatch?

During his nearly two decades in the industry, Kabir Syed, founder and CEO of RiskMatch, has held leadership positions in marketing, strategic planning, operations and analytics—most notably at ...
James J. Schiro
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Former Zurich CEO Schiro, Goldman Director, Dies

James Schiro, who led Zurich Financial Services AG through the credit crisis and became Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s lead independent director, has died. He was 68. He died on Aug. 13, according to ...