ARIAS•U.S. Certified Arbitrator & Umpire
Jonathan Rosen is an ARIAS certified arbitrator and umpire and is primarily engaged as an arbitrator, mediator and expert witness servicing the insurance and reinsurance industries. He is also listed on the CPR’s Panel of Distinguished Neutrals. Jonathan was formerly Chief Operating Officer of The Home Insurance Company in Liquidation. Prior to Home’s liquidation, Jonathan was Executive Vice President and Reinsurance Counsel of Home and Risk Enterprise Management Limited, responsible for the reinsurance operations of the Home entities as well as certain reinsurance endeavors of the Zurich group. An attorney by profession, Jonathan is admitted to the bars of New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and South Africa and is the holder of Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws degrees and a Higher Diploma in Taxlaw from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. He has depth of experience in all aspects of property/casualty insurance and reinsurance arrangements and has served on NAIC advisory committees and working groups involved in the preparation of model legislation and regulation. He has also written and spoken extensively on insurance and reinsurance related subjects. Jonathan is currently President of Cityvest Reinsurance Limited, a Bermuda licensed subsidiary of Home and an officer of SOBC Insurance Company Limited, domiciled in Connecticut. He is a past Director and past Chairman of the Association of Insurance and Reinsurance Run-Off Companies (“AIRROC”) and a past Director of the Reinsurance Mediation Institute (“REMEDI”).
Thursday, November 5th | 2:35 – 3:25 PM & 3:30 – 4:20 PM
Breakout Three | Covid-19 Pandemic Reinsurance Issues From The Arbitrator’s Perspective – What Companies and Counsel Should Know To Prepare For Potential Disputes
The panel will address what types of reinsurance disputes might arise, involving what types of losses, and the factors that arbitrators could consider relevant to the outcomes of such disputes, as well as whether such proceedings could or should be conducted virtually.
Moderator: Mark Gurevitz, MG Re Arbitrator & Mediator Services LLC & Heritage Reinsurance Company Ltd.
Panel: Charles Ehrlich, ARIAS•U.S. Certified Arbitrator
John Cole, Wiley Rein LLP
Paul Dassenko, AzuRe Advisors, Inc
Jonathan Rosen, Arbitration, Mediation and Expert Witness Services