President of Excess and Surplus Lines, Munich Re Specialty Insurance


Jill Beggs is President of Excess and Surplus Lines for Munich Re Specialty Insurance, a new commercial insurance unit of Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. (Munich Re, US) in North America. In this new role, Jill is responsible for leading the excess and surplus lines business, including property, casualty and professional liability offerings, and service solutions. She is the Executive Sponsor of the Young Professionals Employee Resource Group.

Prior to this role, Jill was the Head of New Strategic Markets where she built the Innovation Practice responsible for driving innovation efforts across the Munich Re, US property and casualty operations. Jill also oversaw Corporate Communications, the Data Hunting team and Cross-Platform Development, which focuses on developing broader solutions to strengthen long-term client relationships.

Jill was previously Head of Specialty Lines Underwriting in the Reinsurance Division of Munich Re, US where she managed a portfolio of treaty and facultative ocean marine, surety, political risk and trade credit reinsurance written in the U.S. Prior positions included Property Underwriting Manager for the National Broker Clients Division, member of the Munich Re, US Underwriting Platform Advisory Board and Lead for the Property Line of Business Expert Group as well as a member of the global Munich Re Marine and Credit Boards.

Jill is a graduate of Gettysburg College with a degree in Finance with a concentration in Management and minors in Math and Spanish. She is a Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and has earned the Associate in Reinsurance (ARe) designation. Jill is also a member of the Association of Professional Insurance Women (APIW) and the CPCU’s Central New Jersey Chapter.