Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Joan Lamm-Tennant

Global Chief Economist and Risk Strategist, Guy Carpenter & Company LLC

Joan Lamm-Tennant is Global Chief Economist and Risk Strategist of Guy & Carpenter Company LLC, a subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC). As a member of the Specialty Executive Group, she advises clients on the integration of risk management with capital management and overall business strategic planning. Lamm-Tennant also serves MMC as the head of Enterprise Risk Management Advisory, supporting MMC and its operating companies with the implementation of effective risk-management disciplines. Previously, she was president of General Re Capital Consultants, a consulting arm of General Reinsurance Corp. that advises insurance companies on risk and capital management strategies. She currently serves as a director of Selective Insurance and as a director of IVANS Inc. She is an adjunct professor at the University of Pennsylvania′s Wharton School. Lamm-Tennant received a B.B.A. and an M.B.A. from St. Mary′s University and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin.

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