People: Renaissancere Holdings Ltd (RNR_pc.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Ralph Levy

67 2011 Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

Kevin O'Donnell

46 2013 President, Chief Executive Officer, Global Chief Underwriting Officer, Director

Jeffrey Kelly

56 2009 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Peter Durhager

42 2010 Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer; President of RenaissanceRe Services Ltd.

Mark Wilcox

45 2006 Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller

Todd Fonner

2010 Senior Vice President, Chief Investment Officer, Treasurer

Dana Cuffe

2013 Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Stephen Weinstein

44 2006 Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Ian Branagan

45 2009 Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer

Brian Gray

51 2013 Director

David Bushnell

58 2008 Independent Director

James Gibbons

49 2008 Independent Director

Jean Hamilton

66 2005 Independent Director

Henry Klehm

54 2006 Independent Director

W. James MacGinnitie

74 2011 Independent Director

Anthony Santomero

66 2008 Independent Director

Nicholas Trivisonno

65 2004 Independent Director

Edward Zore

68 2010 Independent Director

Peter Hill

2012 IR Contact

Biographies

Name Description

Ralph Levy

Mr. Ralph B. Levy is Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. Mr. Levy has served as one of the directors since August 2007 and as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board since May 2011. Mr. Levy is a Class III director. In January 2012, Mr. Levy joined JAMS as an Atlanta office arbitration and mediation neutral panel member. In 2011, Mr. Levy retired from his position as a Senior Partner in the Atlanta headquarters office of the law firm King & Spalding LLP, which he joined in 1974 and where he served as Managing Partner from 1993 to 1999. Mr. Levy is a former chairman (2004 to 2006) and served through June 2012 as a member of the Board of Directors of the Attorneys’ Liability Assurance Society (Bermuda) Ltd., a Bermuda-based mutual insurance company, which reinsures professional liability and management liability coverages written by its U.S. subsidiary, Attorneys’ Liability Assurance Society, Inc., on whose Board of Directors Mr. Levy also served during such time. Mr. Levy served as a military trial lawyer and judge in the U.S. Navy Judge Advocates General’s Corp from 1971 to 1974.

Kevin O'Donnell

Mr. Kevin J. O'Donnell is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. He is no longer Global Chief Underwriting Officer of the Company effective July 1, 2014. He has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and Director effective July 1, 2013. Mr. O'Donnell joined RenaissanceRe in 1996 as an International and Ceded Reinsurance underwriter and has served in positions of increasing leadership since that time. Mr. O'Donnell previously served as President of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. since 2012, Global Chief Underwriting Officer since 2010 and President of Renaissance Reinsurance Ltd. since 2005. In his various roles, Mr. O'Donnell has managed all of the Company's reinsurance operations, had responsibility for direct insurance operations, including at Lloyd's, and supervised all assumed risk across the enterprise, including the Company's ventures unit. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Hamilton College and an M.B.A. from New York University's Stern School of Business.

Jeffrey Kelly

Mr. Jeffrey D. Kelly is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., since July 6, 2009. Prior to joining RenaissanceRe, Mr. Kelly served as Chief Financial Officer of National City Corporation from 2000 until his retirement from National City Corporation in 2008. Mr. Kelly had also served in the additional post of Vice Chairman of National City Corporation from 2004. In October 2012 Mr. Kelly was reelected as a member of the Board of Directors of The Progressive Corporation, on which he previously served from 2000 until August 2009.

Peter Durhager

Mr. Peter C. Durhager is Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. and President of RenaissanceRe Services Ltd. He is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, has served with since June 2003 and as President of RenaissanceRe Services Ltd. since March 2004. Mr. Durhager is responsible for RenaissanceRe’s Global Shared Services division, including Human Resources & Organizational Development, Marketing, Operations, Information Technology, and Administration. Prior to his employment at RenaissanceRe, Mr. Durhager was a co-founder and Vice Chairman, President and Chief Operating Officer of Promisant Holdings Ltd. from January 2000 to February 2003. Prior to that, Mr. Durhager was Chairman and CEO of Logic Communications Ltd. from January 1996 until December 1999. From 1997 to 1999, he served as President and CEO of Millennium International Limited, a Bermuda-based internet and advanced data communications services company.

Mark Wilcox

Mr. Mark A. Wilcox is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. He has served as the company's Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer since March 2006 and as the Corporate Controller since April 2005. Prior to this, Mr. Wilcox served as the Vice President and Internal Auditor from August 2003. Prior to joining RenaissanceRe, Mr. Wilcox worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP from 1997 until 2003, where he was Senior Manager of Audit and Business Advisory Services within the firm’s Insurance Practice. From 1991 through 1995, Mr. Wilcox worked in commercial banking for Bank of America Corporation (formerly NCNB). Mr. Wilcox is a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Todd Fonner

Mr. Todd R. Fonner is Senior Vice President, Chief Investment Officer, Treasurer of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. He is responsible for the management and oversight of the investment portfolio and treasury function of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. Mr. Fonner joined the RenaissanceRe team in 2001 as Vice President and Treasurer, and was appointed Senior Vice President in January 2006. In August 2006 he was promoted to the position of Chief Risk Officer and Chief Investment Officer. In February 2009, he relinquished the Chief Risk officer role and in January 2010 resumed the role of Treasurer. Prior to joining RenaissanceRe, Mr. Fonner served as Vice President of Centre Solutions, and Manager of Strategic Planning for USF&G. Mr. Fonner holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Middlebury College, and an master of business administration in Finance from the University of Chicago.

Dana Cuffe

Mr. Dana J. Cuffe is Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. He is responsible for all aspects of Information Technology across the Company. Additionally, he is responsible for strategic oversight of RenaissanceRe’s operations in Ireland. Mr. Cuffe was appointed to RenaissanceRe’s Executive Committee in 2012. Mr. Cuffe joined RenaissanceRe in 2009 having previously worked in the U.S., U.K., Australia and Asia managing geographically dispersed teams ranging in size up to several thousand members. He has held the position of Chief Information Officer and Chief Operating Officer for TPG-Axon Capital, EGG PLC (now Citibank’s online bank in Europe), Credit Suisse and Global Asset Management. Mr. Cuffe obtained his Doctorate of Jurisprudence from Golden Gate University School of Law and his bachelor of business administration & master of business administration from the University of Miami.

Stephen Weinstein

Mr. Stephen H. Weinstein is Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. He has served as the Senior Vice President since August 2005, has served with the company as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary since joining RenaissanceRe in January 2002 and as Chief Compliance Officer since January 2004. From January 2002 to August 2005, Mr. Weinstein also served as a Vice President of RenaissanceRe. Prior to joining RenaissanceRe, Mr. Weinstein specialized in corporate law as an attorney at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP.

Ian Branagan

Mr. Ian D. Branagan is Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. He has served as the Senior Vice President, has served as the Chief Risk Officer since February 2009 and as the Head of Group Risk Modeling since 2005. Mr. Branagan joined the Company in 1998 to open the Company’s Dublin office, later relocating to Bermuda with additional responsibilities for underwriting risk and modeling across the Company’s (re)insurance operations. From August 1996 to December 1998, Mr. Branagan led the international activities of Applied Insurance Research Inc. (“AIR”), which included the development and marketing of AIR’s catastrophe models and tools. Prior to joining AIR, Mr. Branagan worked in the London market at DP Mann Limited, developing pricing and risk analytics from November 1992 to August 1996.

Brian Gray

Mr. Brian G. J. Gray has been appointed as Director of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. effective May, 2013. He served in a variety of capacities at Swiss Re, including Group Chief Underwriting Officer from 2008 to 2012, and was a member of SwissRe's Group Executive Committee. Mr. Gray joined Swiss Re's Canadian operations in 1985, serving in a number of underwriting positions before being selected for a rotational leadership program in 1994. Mr. Gray was appointed to a series of increasingly senior positions before being promoted to President and CEO for Swiss Re Canada in 2001, and assuming global responsibility for property and specialty lines in 2005. Mr. Gray obtained his B.A. in Economics from Sir Wilfrid Laurier University in Ontario.

David Bushnell

Mr. David C. Bushnell is Independent Director of Renaissancere Holdings Ltd., since May 19, 2008. Mr. Bushnell is a Class I director. Mr. Bushnell has served as the principal of Bushnell Consulting, a financial services consulting firm, since January 2008. Mr. Bushnell retired from Citigroup Inc. (“Citigroup”) in December 2007, after 22 years of service. Mr. Bushnell served as the Senior Risk Officer of Citigroup from 2003 through December 2007 and as Chief Administrative Officer from September 2007 through December 2007. Following his retirement from Citigroup, Mr. Bushnell served as a consultant to Citigroup until December 31, 2008. Previously, Mr. Bushnell worked for Salomon Smith Barney Inc. (later acquired by Citigroup) and its predecessors in a variety of positions, including as a managing director and Chief Risk Officer. In September 2011, Mr. Bushnell was appointed Chief Risk Officer of Cordia Bancorp (“Cordia”), a publicly held company. Mr. Bushnell was named the acting Chief Financial Officer of Cordia in October 2012. Mr. Bushnell was previously appointed to the Board of Directors of Bank of Virginia, which was formerly a publicly held company until its merger with Cordia in March 2013.

James Gibbons

Mr. James L. Gibbons is Independent Director of Renaissancere Holdings Ltd., since May 19, 2008. Mr. Gibbons is a Class I director. Mr. Gibbons is a Bermudian citizen who is Chairman of CAPITAL G Bank Limited, a Bermuda-based financial services organization, as well as President of Bermuda Air Conditioning Limited. Mr. Gibbons also serves as Chairman of Harbour Trust Limited and is the Treasurer of Edmund Gibbons Limited. Formerly, Mr. Gibbons served as President and Chief Executive Officer of CAPITAL G Limited, a Bermuda-based financial services organization, from 1999 to 2010. In addition, Mr. Gibbons served as a Director of Gibbons Management Services Limited from 1986 to 1989, and as Managing Director of Gibbons Deposit Company Limited from 1989 to 1999. Mr. Gibbons worked as a registered representative at Prudential Bache Securities from 1985 to 1986.

Jean Hamilton

Ms. Jean D. Hamilton is Independent Director of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., since June 2005. Ms. Hamilton is a Class I director. Ms. Hamilton is an independent consultant/private investor and a Member of the Brock Capital Group LLC. Previously, she was Executive Vice President of Prudential Financial, Inc., serving as Chief Executive Officer of Prudential Institutional from November 1998 through November 2002. From 1988 through 1998, she held various positions with Prudential Financial, Inc., including President of the Prudential Diversified Group and President of the Prudential Capital Group. From 1971 to 1988, she held several positions with The First National Bank of Chicago, including Senior Vice President and Head of the Northeastern Corporate Banking Department. She is currently a Trustee of First Eagle Funds and First Eagle Variable Funds.

Henry Klehm

Mr. Henry Klehm, III, is Independent Director of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., since May 24, 2006. Mr. Klehm is a Class III director. In February 2008, Mr. Klehm joined the law firm Jones Day as a partner in the firm’s Securities Litigation & SEC Enforcement Practice. From July 2002 to October 2007, Mr. Klehm served as Global Head of Compliance for Deutsche Bank, AG. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, AG, Mr. Klehm served as Chief Regulatory Officer and Deputy General Counsel at Prudential Financial from July 1999 through July 2002. Mr. Klehm joined the SEC in 1989, serving in various positions, including as Senior Associate Director of the Northeast Regional Office from 1996 until June 1999.

W. James MacGinnitie

Mr. W. James MacGinnitie is Independent Director of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. He has served as one of the directors since February 2000 and was the Non-Executive Chairman of the Board from November 2005 to May 2011. Mr. MacGinnitie is a Class II director. Mr. MacGinnitie is an independent actuary and consultant. He served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of CNA Financial from September 1997 to September 1999. From May 1994 until September 1997, Mr. MacGinnitie was a partner of Ernst & Young Ltd. and National Director of its actuarial services. From 1975 until 1994, he was a principal in Tillinghast, primarily responsible for its property-casualty actuarial consulting services. Mr. MacGinnitie is a Fellow of both the Casualty Actuarial Society and the Society of Actuaries, and has served as President of both organizations as well as of the American Academy of Actuaries and the International Actuarial Association. Mr. MacGinnitie served on the Board of Directors of Trustmark Mutual Holding Company from 2000 until his retirement from the board in June 2010.

Anthony Santomero

Dr. Anthony M. Santomero is Independent Director of Renaissancere Holdings Ltd., since May 19, 2008. Mr. Santomero is a Class I director. Mr. Santomero served as Senior Advisor at McKinsey & Company from July 2006 to January 2008. From July 2000 to April 2006, Mr. Santomero was President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. From 1972 to 2000, Mr. Santomero was the Richard K. Mellon Professor of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and held various positions there, including Director of the Financial Institutions Center and Deputy Dean. Mr. Santomero serves on the Board of Directors of Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, Citigroup and Citibank, N.A and Columbia Funds. In addition, Mr. Santomero formerly served on the Board of Directors of B of A Fund Series Trust, part of the Bank of America Funds platform until 2011.

Nicholas Trivisonno

Mr. Nicholas L. Trivisonno is Independent Director of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., since May 2004. Mr. Trivisonno is a Class III director. Mr. Trivisonno was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ACNielsen Corporation from January 1996 through March 2001. From September 1995 through November 1996, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Dun & Bradstreet Corporation. Previously, he had held several positions at GTE Corporation from November 1988 until July 1995, including Group President, Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning, Senior Vice President Finance, and Vice President and Controller. Mr. Trivisonno began his career as a certified public accountant with Arthur Andersen & Co. in 1968, became a partner in 1979 and was appointed a managing partner in 1986.

Edward Zore

Mr. Edward J. Zore has been appointed as Independent Director of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., effective August 11, 2010. Mr. Zore is a Class III director. Mr. Zore served in a variety of capacities at The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, principally as Chairman (2009 to 2010), as Chief Executive Officer (2001 to 2010), and as President (2000 to 2009). He currently serves on the Northwestern Mutual Board of Trustees. Mr. Zore joined the Northwestern Mutual investment department in 1969, and also served as the company’s Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Investment Officer, and as a director of Northwestern Mutual Series Fund, Inc. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Manpower, Inc., and chairs its Audit Committee. Previously, Mr. Zore served as a director of Mason Street Funds from 2000 to 2007.

Peter Hill

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