Jayashree Ishwar

Chief Underwriting Officer, Amerisure Mutual Insurance
Jayashree Ishwar
Jayashree Ishwar is the Chief Underwriting Officer for Amerisure Mutual Insurance Company.

Ms. Ishwar joined Amerisure in 2017, and is accountable for Corporate Underwriting, Risk Management, Advanced Analytics and Product Development.

Prior to joining Amerisure, Ms. Ishwar was Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer for the Commercial Lines Division of ERIE Insurance Group, where she led its underwriting, loss control and predictive analytics teams. She also served as Erie’s Senior Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management, where she established their ERM function.

Earlier, Ms. Ishwar held positions in enterprise risk management, corporate development, rating agency management and risk modeling at Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company in Columbus, Ohio. She began her career with the New India Assurance Company Limited, the largest property and casualty insurance company in India.

Ms. Ishwar received a bachelor’s degree in life sciences and her master’s degree in neurophysiology from the University of Bombay. She also received a master’s degree in business administration from The Ohio State University.

She is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of India and a past President of the Insurance Accounting & Systems Association of Columbus, Ohio.