Kendra Felisky has been appointed by Travelers to the newly created position of chief risk officer for Europe, covering both Travelers Syndicate management and Travelers Insurance Company.
Ms Felisky will be responsible for enterprise risk management in Europe including the development, implementation and monitoring of risk management strategies and policies for the European operations.
Additionally, she will assume the reporting line of the risk function and the capital modelling group, and will play a significant role in helping drive forward the organisation’s Solvency II efforts.
Ms Felisky joins Travelers Europe from the London office of Deloitte where she was a director in the actuarial and insurance solutions consulting practice. Prior to Deloitte, Ms Felisky held leadership roles at CNA Re and CX Re and previously was a consultant in the UK and the US.
Sean Genden, chief executive officer of Travelers Europe, said: "We are delighted to welcome Kendra to the team as she will bring exceptional expertise to the development of risk management strategies across multiple areas of the business."
Ms Felisky is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, a member of the American Academy of Actuaries, an affiliate of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and a holder of a Lloyd’s Practising Certificate issued by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.