Thomas R. Ripp (Speaker)

Thomas R. Ripp (Speaker)

Zurich Insurance

Global Head of Zurich Specialty Lines

Tom Ripp is a Senior Vice President and the Global Head of Zurich’s Specialty Line Claims. He is a N.Y. licensed attorney and a certified public account. Tom has worked for Zurich for over four years and as a commercial insurance claim executive for over 40 years. Prior to joining Zurich he was employed by AIG as the global head of AIG’s Specialty Claims.

Tom has held various senior claims management positions overseeing domestic and international claim groups. These groups include Financial Lines, Cyber, Trade Credit and Political Risk, Surety, Marine, Aerospace, Kidnap and Ransom, Program Business, Environmental, and Entertainment. He has extensive experience in managing the adjustment of transnational claims for multinational companies. In his present role he has oversight of Zurich’s Specialty Line claims which includes Financial Lines.

Tom is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame, holds an MBA in Finance, a master degree in Accounting Science and is an EMT.