Jobay Cooney

Senior Managing Director, Aon Benfield
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Jobay Cooney is a Senior Managing Director of Aon and has been with the company since 2008. He has been associated with assisting numerous insurance companies in expanding product, geographical scope, designing solutions for the gig economy, mergers & acquisitions and new company formations. He has experience working with insurance companies in evaluating reinsurance transactions, including traditional reinsurance, collateralized reinsurance, catastrophe bonds and fronting arrangements. Jobay is an active participant in the InsurTech community mentoring startups, arranging strategic partnerships with entrepreneurs, insurers and various participants in the innovation ecosystem. He is the Aon Reinsurance Solutions co-lead for the InsurTech Strategy Team, a member of the MGA Practice Group and Aon Securities.

Jobay began working in the industry in 1985 holding many senior level positions in the business, including Chief Executive Officer of JLT Re, Inc., Executive Vice President of The Hartford and Senior Vice President - Head of Reinsurance Operations for Vesta Insurance/Torchmark.