Jacques Bonneau was named President and CEO of PartnerRe in July 2020. With over 41 years of experience in the industry, Mr. Bonneau had served as a member of the PartnerRe Board of Directors since February 2019.
Mr. Bonneau began his reinsurance career at General Reinsurance Corporation in Casualty Facultative operations in 1981. Since then, he has worked as the Senior Vice President at Trenwick America Group and was the Chief Underwriting Officer and a Member of the Board of Directors at Chartwell Re Corporation from 1990 to 1999. From here, Mr. Bonneau held various roles with Chubb Ltd. (previously ACE Group). He was the CEO of Chubb Tempest Re USA from 1999 to 2005 followed by the CEO of the Chubb Tempest Re Group from 2005 to 2014. Most recently, he was the Group Chief Underwriting Officer at Chubb Ltd. from 2015 to 2017.
Mr. Bonneau holds a Master’s in Business Administration degree from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Carleton University in Ottawa, Ontario.