Fred R. Donner, BBA '84|
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Business Insurance
Travelers Companies, Inc.
"Big DataDriving Innovation at Travelers"
Thursday, October 31, 2013, 12:15 p.m.
Kessel Campus Center, Gottesman Room
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Fred Donner is Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for the Business Insurance segment of Travelers, with responsibility for all financial matters related to Travelers' largest business segment. He joined Travelers in November 2009 as Chief Financial Officer for Personal Insurance, and joined the Business Insurance Segment as Chief Financial Officer in May 2010. In June 2013, he assumed the additional responsibility of Chief Operating Officer for the Business Insurance Segment.
Prior to joining Travelers, from 2006 to 2009, Mr. Donner was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of RenaissanceRe Ltd., a New York Stock Exchange listed, Bermuda-based international reinsurance company.
Mr. Donner began his career in the New York City office of KPMG.During his 23 years at the firm, he rose through the ranks to become the National Partner- in-Charge of the firm's Insurance Practice, overseeing the delivery of audit, advisory and tax services to all facets of the insurance industry. In this capacity, he worked with several of the firm's largest clients from the insurance industry, including Travelers.
A Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Donner holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Pace University in New York City. He also serves on the Advisory Board of the Lubin School of Business of Pace University.
He and his wife, Iris, have two sons.