Chair, ILS Bermuda
Kathleen Faries is the former CEO of Tokio Millennium Re AG (TMR) Bermuda, and current Chair of the ILS Bermuda organization.
Kathleen has over 30 years of experience in the insurance and reinsurance market including property and casualty broking into the U.S., London and Bermuda markets as well as developing and managing captive insurance companies.
Kathleen served as Chief Executive Officer of Tokio Solution Management Ltd. and spearheaded the expansion of TMR’s capital markets strategy with the start-up of Tokio Solution and Shima Re in 2012. She was instrumental in building TMR’s reputation as a leader in the ILS arena and driving their innovative approach to the ILS market.
Kathleen is a founding member and Chair of ILS Bermuda Ltd. which was instrumental in launching the ILS Bermuda Convergence event – a leading ILS networking event held annually in Bermuda. Kathleen also currently sits on the board of the Bermuda Insurance Institute (BII).
Kathleen received the Bermuda Insurance Institute’s (BII) Industry Leader of the Year award in 2015 and was named one of Insurance Day’s 2015 Power 50 Top Influencers in Reinsurance where she was recognized for promoting innovation and a bold approach to transforming the industry.