Global Head of Reinsurance, President of Validus Holdings, Ltd. and Chief Executive Officer of Validus Reinsurance, Ltd.
Kean Driscoll is the Global Head of Reinsurance, President of Validus Holdings, Ltd. and Chief Executive Officer of Validus Reinsurance, Ltd. He was a founding member of the Company, and previously served as Chief Underwriting Officer. Mr. Driscoll has over 20 years of experience as a reinsurance underwriter, and was previously with Quanta Re, and Zurich Re N.A. (Converium). Mr. Driscoll holds a B.A. in Literature from Colgate University and an M.B.A. from Columbia University, where he graduated with Honors.
Executive Vice President & Chief Underwriting Officer
Jeff A. Clements currently serves at the Chief Underwriting Officer of Validus Reinsurance Ltd. and is a founding member of the company. As CUO, he is responsible for the management and oversight of all underwriting of the Validus Re portfolio including assumed Property Cat, Specialty, Marine and Energy lines as well as Ceded Reinsurance. Previously, Mr. Clements served as Head of US Property as well as Global Specialty.
Mr Clements has 22 years of experience in the insurance and reinsurance industry, 18 of which have been in Bermuda. Prior to Validus, he held the position of Chief Pricing Actuary at Endurance Specialty Insurance Ltd. Prior to that, he held various actuarial and underwriting positions with the XL Group.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from The Ohio State University.
He is an Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society and a Member of the
American Academy of Actuaries.