Robert Curtis

VP and Chief Underwriting Officer

Robert Curtis is the Vice President & Chief Underwriting Officer for NEIL. He leads the underwriting organization and is responsible for the underwriting results, as well as reinsurance, both ceded and assumed.


Robert has extensive experience leading underwriting operations in the property and casualty industry, that includes a background in new product development and implementation, and specialty lines of business. He has spent significant time in the energy space and is familiar with many of NEIL’s members and broker partners. 


Prior to NEIL, Robert was a Senior Vice President for SCOR’s Alternative Solutions team, leading efforts in North America in developing unique customized programs for its clients. He also held senior positions at Zurich Insurance, including leading its US Energy Property, Structured Solutions, and Mergers & Acquisitions units.


Robert has a Masters in Business Administration from Thunderbird School of Global Management and a Bachelors of Arts in Economics from Pacific Lutheran University.