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Kimberly Holmes

Global Head of Strategic Analytics - XL Catlin


Kim leads XL Catlin’s global Strategic Analytics team, the enterprise center of excellence for advanced analytics.   The Strategic Analytics team is responsible for the development and implementation of leading-edge analytical decision tools across XL Catlin.  Prior to joining XL Catlin in 2010, Kim  was the Chief Actuary of Endurance Risk Solutions, the large account insurance business for Endurance Specialty Insurance where she created innovative analytics to improve decision making, developed casualty risk management tools and focused on ways to use analytics to drive strategy.   Kim’s career also includes serving as Chief Actuary of Enterprise Reinsurance Ltd, a finite reinsurance company and working at General Reinsurance where she held various actuarial and underwriting roles.   Her early career was spent in actuarial consulting.  In 2018 Kim was named one of Digital Insurance’s Women in Insurance Leadership and Corinium’s Top 50 Data and Analytics Professionals in the USA and Canada.  Kim has a BS in mathematics from William Smith College and an MS in Data Science from Northwestern University.  She is an Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society, a member of the American Academy of Actuaries, and a Certified Specialist in Predictive Analytics.