Leadership

Executive Team and Board of Directors

Get to know Verisk leadership

Meet the team behind our story of growth and innovation. They guide the company and fuel our drive to innovate with forward thinking and strategic leadership to support our customer focus and data analytics mindset.

Scott G. Stephenson , Verisk Chief Executive OfficerScott G. Stephenson , Verisk Chief Executive Officer

Scott G. Stephenson

Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer

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Mark V. Anquillare, Verisk Chief Operating OfficerMark V. Anquillare, Verisk Chief Operating Officer

Mark V. Anquillare

Chief Operating Officer

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Yang Chen, Verisk Head of Corporate Development and StrategyYang Chen, Verisk Head of Corporate Development and Strategy

Yang Chen

Head of Corporate Development and Strategy

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Nick Daffan, Verisk Chief Information OfficerNick Daffan, Verisk Chief Information Officer

Nick Daffan

Chief Information Officer

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Melissa Hendricks, Verisk Chief Marketing Officer Melissa Hendricks, Verisk Chief Marketing Officer

Melissa Hendricks

Chief Marketing Officer

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Vince McCarthy, Verisk Chief People and Policy OfficerVince McCarthy, Verisk Chief People and Policy Officer

Vince McCarthy

Chief People and Policy Officer

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Patrick McLaughlin, Verisk Chief Sustainability OfficerPatrick McLaughlin, Verisk Chief Sustainability Officer

Patrick McLaughlin

Chief Sustainability Officer

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Lee M. Shavel, Verisk Chief Financial OfficerLee M. Shavel, Verisk Chief Financial Officer

Lee M. Shavel

Chief Financial Officer

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Kenneth E. Thompson, Verisk Chief Legal OfficerKenneth E. Thompson, Verisk Chief Legal Officer

Kenneth E. Thompson

Chief Legal Officer

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Vikas Vats, Verisk Chief Analytics OfficerVikas Vats, Verisk Chief Analytics Officer

Vikas Vats

Chief Analytics Officer

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Annell R. Bay, Verisk board memberAnnell R. Bay, Verisk board member

Annell R. Bay

Verisk board member Annell R. Bay has more than 35 years' experience in the oil and gas industries, specializing in exploration and risk management.

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Vincent Brooks, Verisk board memberVincent Brooks, Verisk board member

Vincent Brooks

Verisk board member General Vincent Brooks is a retired career U.S. Army officer with 40+ years’ leadership experience in complex, challenging situations.

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Christopher M. Foskett, Verisk board memberChristopher M. Foskett, Verisk board member

Christopher M. Foskett

Christopher M. Foskett is the lead independent director of the Verisk board, with more than 30 years' experience in banking and financial services.

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Bruce Hansen, Verisk board memberBruce Hansen, Verisk board member

Bruce Hansen

Verisk board member and Audit committee chair Bruce Hansen has 30+ years’ experience building companies across big data, AI/analytics, and fin-tech industries.

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Kathleen A. Hogenson, Verisk board memberKathleen A. Hogenson, Verisk board member

Kathleen A. Hogenson

Kathleen A. Hogenson, an accomplished multi-cultural leader with 30+ years of energy experience, has been on the Verisk board of directors since 2016.

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Constantine P. Iordanou, Verisk board memberConstantine P. Iordanou, Verisk board member

Constantine P. Iordanou

Verisk board member Constantine P. Iordanou brings 42 years of insurance industry experience, including leadership positions with public and private entities.

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Laura K. Ipsen, Verisk board memberLaura K. Ipsen, Verisk board member

Laura K. Ipsen

Laura K. Ipsen brings 25+ years of senior executive experience in data and technology and expertise in the cloud, AI, and global energy to the Verisk board.

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Samuel G. Liss, Verisk board memberSamuel G. Liss, Verisk board member

Samuel G. Liss

Verisk board member Samuel G. Liss chairs the Finance committee, using his decades of executive experience in insurance and expertise in investment banking.

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Andrew G. Mills, Verisk board memberAndrew G. Mills, Verisk board member

Andrew G. Mills

Andrew G. Mills has been on the Verisk board since 2002, bringing decades of leadership experience in acquisitions and integration of acquired businesses.

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Scott G. Stephenson , Verisk Chief Executive OfficerScott G. Stephenson , Verisk Chief Executive Officer

Scott G. Stephenson

Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer

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Therese M. Vaughan, Verisk board memberTherese M. Vaughan, Verisk board member

Therese M. Vaughan

Verisk board member Therese M. Vaughan is a seasoned educator, corporate director, and internationally recognized expert in insurance regulation.

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David B. Wright, Verisk board memberDavid B. Wright, Verisk board member

David B. Wright

David B. Wright has been on the Verisk board since 1999, bringing deep operations and management experience from leadership positions in diverse businesses.

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