Tom Johansmeyer

Tom Johansmeyer

Tom Johansmeyer is Assistant Vice President – PCS Strategy and Development at ISO Claims Analytics, a division of Verisk – insurance solutions. He leads all client- and market-facing activities at PCS, including new market entry, new solution development, and reinsurance/ILS activity. Currently, Tom is spearheading initiatives in global terror, global energy and marine, and regional property-catastrophe loss aggregation. Previously, Tom held insurance industry roles at Guy Carpenter (where he launched the first corporate blog in the reinsurance sector) and Deloitte. He’s a veteran of the US Army, where he proudly pushed paper in a personnel position in the late 1990s.

PCS North American Catastrophe Update

Source: PCS (loss amounts in 000s) The peace and quiet in the Atlantic basin continues. Since Superstorm Sandy, only one event has approached $3 billion (a wind and thunderstorm event in May 2014). The most damaging...

Pre-Monte Carlo Briefing

In less than 48 hours, the annual Rendez-Vous de Septembre will be in full swing. The insurance and reinsurance community will converge on Monte Carlo for the unofficial start of the January 1 reinsurance renewal...

Congratulations, @CatBondCat!

We’re excited to announce that @CatBondCat won Digital Marketing Campaign of the year at the inaugural Insurance Marketing and PR Awards in London on June 26, 2015. The social media campaign uses cat memes with...

ILS Trend Tracking: Q2 2015

The ongoing shift in underlying market trends over the past year shows how dynamic the catastrophe bond sector has become. Innovation, expanded geographical reach, and increases in market participation continue to sha...

Reinsurance Industry’s Greatest Challenge: Claims Fraud Detection

Somewhat to my surprise, insurance fraud came up during my deep dive into the greatest challenges the reinsurance industry faces. Mostly, it caught my attention because of the other hat I wear here at Verisk/ISO (head...

Reinsurance Industry’s Greatest Challenge: Central Claims Data Aggregation

As I wrote yesterday , some of the reinsurance industry’s greatest challenges seem to have little to do with the reinsurance industry itself. Instead, you need to move further down the risk and capital supply chain to...

Reinsurance Industry’s Greatest Challenge: Emerging Market Distribution

When we launched our new reinsurance initiative at the beginning of the year , we kicked it off with some market research. In addition to the dozens of interviews we’d already conducted, our team sought a broad view o...

Learn about Cat Bond Lite: Verisk Risk Symposium

Are cat bond lite deals cannibalizing the 144A market? Or are they contributing to net growth for the ILS sector? This relatively new form of risk transfer is perhaps the hottest trend of the year, which is why I’m...

@CatBondCat makes the short list at the U.K. Insurance Marketing Awards

I’m pleased to announce that ISO’s @CatBondCat made the short list for Digital Marketing Campaign of the Year at the first-ever U.K. 2015 Insurance Marketing & PR Awards. Reinsurance digital marketing tends to focus o...

ISO British Insurance Awards Finalist: Claims Initiative of the Year – Outsourced Partner

The finalist list for the 2015 British Insurance Awards  has been revealed, with ISO making the cut for “Claims Initiative of the Year – Outsourced Partner.” We’re honored to have made the short list — and wish all...