Chief Operating Officer of Ironshore Insurance, Ltd.
About Mitch Blaser
With more than three decades of experience in the insurance sector, Mitch Blaser serves as chief operating officer of Ironshore Inc. and as CEO of Ironshore Insurance Ltd. in Bermuda. He was one of the founding executives of the $2+ billion property and casualty insurance company. Mitch Blaser oversees a full range of non-underwriting corporate functions, including risk management, human resources, and information technology. He also acts as CEO of the outsourcing division called IronServe, which was created through a partnership between Genpact and Ironshore.
Earning his bachelor’s degree in accounting and business at George Washington University in the early 1970s, Mitchell Blaser began his career with Marsh & McLennan. As the global chief financial officer (CFO) and head of technology with the firm from 1994 to 2000, he guided a full range of administrative functions. He subsequently held a position with Marsh & McLennan as executive vice president of strategic and operational planning. In this capacity, Mitchell Blaser actively assessed growth pathways and implemented innovative e-commerce strategic models. Mr. Blaser also has experience with Swiss Re as CFO of the global reinsurance company’s Americas Division.