Mr. Pestcoe is responsible for overseeing the Company’s Risk, Capital Modeling and Reserving functions and Strategic Investments. He is also a member of PartnerRe’s Executive Committee.
Mr. Pestcoe has 30 years of experience in property and casualty insurance, reinsurance, and investments. He joined PartnerRe in 2001 as head of our Alternative Risk Operations, and in 2008 was appointed Deputy Head of Capital Markets Group and Head of Capital Assets. In 2010 he was named CIO with responsibility for all Investment Operations and Executive responsibility for the worldwide Life Operations. Following the acquisition of Presidio in 2012, these responsibilities were expanded to include Health, insurance and reinsurance. Mr. Pestcoe was formerly the CEO of PartnerRe Life & Health, responsible for the Company’s worldwide Life & Health business segment. Prior to joining PartnerRe, Mr. Pestcoe was Chief Actuary of Swiss Re New Markets.
Mr. Pestcoe is a fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.