Chief Human Resources Officer and Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs
Chaya M. Cooperberg, EVP & Chief Human Resources Officer, joined the company in July 2016. She oversees the company’s people, corporate communications, and marketing strategies. Prior to joining AmTrust, she led investor relations, corporate communications and corporate affairs for multi-national public companies including Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd., Alderwoods Group, Inc. and Descartes Systems Group. Ms. Cooperberg began her career as a business journalist.
Head of International
Peter Dewey, Head of International, joined the Company in 2003. He began his career at the Company serving in various underwriting roles with increasing responsibility in the Company’s specialty risk division, was promoted to Chief Executive Officer of AmTrust at Lloyd’s Limited, a Company subsidiary, in July 2014 and then added the role of Chief Executive Officer of AmTrust Europe Limited, another Company subsidiary, in April 2016.
EVP and Head of North American Specialty Risk
Jeff Fenster, EVP and Head of North American Specialty Risk, joined the Company in 2014. Prior to joining the company, he was Executive Director of the New York Workers’ Compensation Board and also worked as a Litigation Associate for Strook & Strook & Lavan, LP.
Head of North American P&C
Christopher Foy, Head of North American P&C, joined the Company in June 2016 as President of AmTrust Underwriters Inc., a Company subsidiary, overseeing the Company’s Specialty Program business. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Foy was the founder, owner and president of Total Program Management, a managing general agent purchased by the Company in 2016.
Chief Underwriting Officer
J. Daniel Hickey, Chief Underwriting Officer, joined the company in July 2017 as Executive Vice President, Business Strategy and Business Development. He oversees the Company’s global underwriting activities, ensuring a consistent and disciplined underwriting approach that is aligned with the Company’s strategic objectives. Prior to joining AmTrust, Mr. Hickey served at PartnerRe, a global reinsurer, as Executive Vice President and Head of the Standard Lines business unit where he had executive leadership, strategic planning and underwriting responsibilities for the unit.
EVP and Chief Investment Officer
Todd A. Jaeger joined AmTrust in 2015 and is Chief Investment Officer responsible for the firm's overall investment portfolio strategy and portfolio risk management. He was previously Head of Structured Products, managing a portfolio of CLO, CMBS, RMBS, and ABS securities for the Company. Mr. Jaeger has more than 20 years' experience in fixed income trading, derivatives, structuring, risk management, and portfolio optimization. Prior to AmTrust, Mr. Jaeger was the Head of CMBS Trading at Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), and Director, Structured Finance Ratings at Standard & Poor's. He was also Managing Director, Financial Products at Chubb Financial Solutions. Mr. Jaeger is a CFA® charterholder, and has an MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from UCLA.
Chief Claims Officer
Andrew Morgan, Chief Claims Officer, joined the company in August 2017 to oversee claims for AmTrust’s operations in North America. Prior to joining AmTrust, he held a number of senior roles at Liberty Mutual, the last being Vice President of Claims Strategy and Continuous Improvement for their commercial insurance division.