James D. George was appointed Chief Claims Officer and a member of the Corporate Solutions Executive Committee with effect from 1 July 2019.
In this role, Jim is responsible for leading the Claims Corporate Solutions Division in delivering professional and client-focused claims service across all regions.
Jim served as Corporate Solutions' Global Head Claims since January 2017. His previous roles included North America Claims Head and North America Casualty Claims Head.
Jim joined Swiss Re in 2006 as part of the acquisition of GE Insurance Solutions. During his 11 years at GE Insurance Solutions, he held various roles of increasing responsibility, including Complex Claims Attorney and Assistant General Counsel. He began his career as an attorney at Shughart, Thomson & Kilroy in Kansas City, Missouri.
He holds a Bachelor's degree in History from the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, and a Juris Doctorate from Indiana University School of Law in Bloomington, Indiana. He is a licensed attorney in Missouri State Courts.
James D. George was born in 1966 and is an American citizen.