Barbara Ingraham is managing director of excess and surplus at ISO, a Verisk company. Ms. Ingraham is responsible for leading ISO’s growth efforts in the excess and surplus market segment—setting strategy, enhancing existing capabilities, and developing new approaches to challenges facing the industry.
The focus on new approaches has led Ms. Ingraham to become heavily involved in Insurtech, innovation, emerging issues and how these elements affect the insurance industry and Verisk. She is an in-demand speaker on a variety of topics including innovation and regulation, blockchain, Big Data, autonomous vehicles and the impact of innovation on catastrophe management and recovery. She is noted for her ability to take a complex topic and make it understandable for the audience.
Ms. Ingraham is an insurance executive with more than 30 years in customer management and business leadership roles. Most recently, she led the international segment for Zurich’s Global Corporate business unit in North America. Before that, she held positions of increasing leadership at Travelers, Marsh, AIG, and Winterthur. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Connecticut and earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Hartford.