PartnerRe Appoints Jeffrey Ryan Head of Financial Risks

May 4, 2020

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, May 4, 2020 – PartnerRe Ltd. (“PartnerRe”) today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Ryan as Head of Financial Risks, effective May 1, 2020.

In his role, Mr. Ryan assumes responsibility of the leadership of our worldwide Financial Risks team and portfolio. Based in PartnerRe’s Stamford office, Mr. Ryan will report to Greg Haft, CEO Specialty Lines.

Mr. Ryan has extensive experience in financial risks reinsurance and has spent the majority of his 30-year career in credit & bond, mortgage and other financial risks underwriting and leadership positions, most recently as Head of Credit, Bond and Mortgage at Axis Re. Mr. Ryan holds a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Economics from the University of Richmond’s E. Claiborne Robbins School of Business.

“I am pleased to have an individual of Jeff’s caliber join the PartnerRe team. He has a strong background in Surety and Mortgage and is well respected by clients around the globe. Our Financial Risks team has built a strong portfolio over the past and, under Jeff’s leadership, will work to ensure that we are well positioned to navigate the changing economic environment,” said Mr. Haft.


PartnerRe Ltd. is a leading global reinsurer that helps insurance companies reduce their earnings volatility, strengthen their capital and grow their businesses through reinsurance solutions. Risks are underwritten on a worldwide basis through the Company’s three segments: P&C, Specialty, and Life and Health. For the year ended December 31, 2019, total revenues were $7.9 billion. At December 31, 2019, total assets were $25.1 billion, total capital was $8.7 billion and total shareholders’ equity was $7.3 billion. PartnerRe maintains strong financial strength ratings as follows: A.M. Best A+ / Moody’s A1 / Standard & Poor’s A+. 


Contacts:PartnerRe Ltd.
(441) 292-0888
Media Contact: Elizabeth Deacon
Find a Contact