Global Conference 2010
Senior Vice President, Business Development, Coventry
Scott Willkomm is Senior Vice President of Business Development for Coventry, which created the U.S. secondary market for life insurance. By bridging insurance and capital markets, Coventry pioneered the life settlement industry and opened a new class of longevity-based assets for institutional investors worldwide. As a key figure in Coventry's Capital Markets Group, Willkomm is responsible for building strategic relationships with leading financial institutions worldwide and expanding Coventry′s leadership position within the global longevity and mortality market. An accomplished insurance industry leader, Willkomm was president and CEO of Scottish Re, one of the world′s leading life reinsurance specialists. There he pioneered many ground-breaking insurance-linked securitizations. He also served as CEO of Mortality-Linked Products at J.G. Wentworth, where he led the firm′s expansion into the longevity and mortality market.