IBA San Diego Hosts Luncheon Discussion August 17th 2011: “State of the Reinsurance Industry—How Changes Could Affect the Agent and Insured!”

By Newswire | August 8, 2011

San Diego, August 8, 2011 – The Insurance Brokers & Agents of San Diego in partnership with the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s San Diego Steering Committee, will be hosting a lunch discussion on August 17, 2011 with guest speaker Robert Reader, Managing Director of Guy Carpenter & Company. The presentation will focus on the current state of global reinsurance and how changes might impact primary insurance markets and the agents that represent them.

Rob will be discussing today’s reinsurance industry; the reinsurance broker’s approach to solving complex risk issues for insurance companies; and how these changes could ultimately affect the insurance agent and ultimate insured.

The luncheon will be held on Wednesday, August 17th at the Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Circle North in San Diego. Registration begins at 11:50 am and lunch and discussion start at 12:00 pm. Cost is $35.00 per person for IBA members and $45 for non-members. Five dollars from every registration will be donated to the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation.

For more information or to RSVP to the lunch, contact Lori Fentress at 619-749-5168 or email lori@ibasandiego.com or visit www.ibasandiego.com.

About the Insurance Brokers & Agents of San Diego
IBA of San Diego is a group of local insurance professionals dedicated to upholding the ideals of the American Agency System. Our Association is founded on mutual respect and support of its members. Through our Association, members will access information necessary to further their business. The continuing work of our Association benefits our members, the insurance industry and the community at large. We stand ready to meet the challenges of both the present and the future through involvement in both profession and the community.

Contact: Lori Fentress at 619-749-5168 or email lori@ibasandiego.com

About the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation
The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation was established in 1994 and is completely directed and funded by the insurance industry. The Foundation seeks to help communities and enrich lives by uniting the collective strengths of the industry to provide grants, volunteer service and leadership. The Industry Foundation originated in California and now serves the New York-Northeast region and the Midwest. Since its inception, the Industry Foundation has contributed over $17 million and 140,000 volunteer hours to hundreds of community nonprofits.

Contact: Mary Reynolds at 925-280-8009 or email mreynolds@iicf.com

About Robert Reader
Robert is a Managing Director of Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC in their Glendale office. He is a third generation insurance broker, with 25 years property and casualty underwriting and broker experience. Rob has held underwriting, marketing and business development roles in his career. He has an MBA from the University of Southern California in Finance. Rob is married, has two daughters, and currently resides in Tustin Ranch, California.

Mary Reynolds
Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation, Inc.
National Office
2121 N. California Blvd., Suite 555
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: (925) 280-8009
Email: mreynolds@iicf.com Website: http://www.iicf.org

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