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.

Cat Bonds and the Hurricane Quarter

Sources: PCS, Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC Historically, second-quarter issuance activity has been high, given the June 1 start of hurricane season. As Florida’s interest in the catastrophe bond sector increases,...

Seven Cat Bond Lite Benefits You Should Understand

Last year, $500 million in private catastrophe bonds came to market, nearly half of them publicly announced . In the first quarter of 2015, approximately $200 million in “cat bond lite” transactions were completed, an...

Top 5 Cat Bond Market Trends in Q1 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...

Microinsurance Alternative Risk Transfer: Strategic Capacity to Support Your Mission

Microinsurance programs have overcome some incredible challenges. They’ve found ways to distribute an intangible product — one for which a customer may pay regularly and seem to receive nothing in return — to local...

Independent Catastrophe Designation in Indemnity Triggers

The increased use of indemnity triggers in catastrophe bonds is well documented, but it’s a trend within this development that demonstrates the continued maturation of the catastrophe bond market . The use of PCS ® da...

Top 5 ILS Trends from 2014

The rapid growth of the catastrophe bond market can be attributed to many factors, some of which extend back for years. However, PCS sees five trends as instrumental in shaping 2014, contributing to increased ILS use...

Cat Bond Lite: A Rapid Start to 2015

The insurance-linked securities (ILS) market appears to have seen the value of the “cat bond lite” structure. At least, that’s what 2015 issuance activity indicates. Sponsors have completed nearly $150 million in...

Post-Jackson success possible with PICAS Plus

The Jackson Reforms present a number of challenges to the claimant solicitor community, including reduced fees from small claims. The challenges have resulted in a greater need for both efficiency and growth...

ISO Short-listed for 2014 British Legal Awards

The ISO Claims Outcome Advisor team in the UK has been shortlisted for the 2014 British Legal Awards . ISO is one of seven finalists in the Supplier of the Year category. The nomination is based on the effectiveness o...

ISO Claims Outcome Advisor Named to Insurance Times TechAwards Short List

Insurance Times released its list of finalists for the annual TechAwards. ISO Claims Outcome Advisor ® was one of two Verisk Analytics units that made the cut for “Technology Partnership of the Year – Insurer,” along...