Cyber insurance provider Cowbell Cyber has announced the appointment of Chris Reese to the newly created role of head of insurance. Reese will report to Trent Cooksley, chief operating officer of Cowbell Cyber.
Reese has more than 35 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Cowbell Cyber, she served as senior vice president and cyber and technology insurance practice lead at Lockton Companies. She has also held leadership positions at NAS Insurance Services, Chivaroli and Associates, and G.J. Sullivan Company.
Reese currently serves as a committee member of the University of San Diego School of Law’s annual Cyber Law and Risk Symposium and co-leader for the Women In Cyber Leadership Advancing Women of Color Speaker Series.
“Chris’ expertise in product development and placement of cyber insurance is a significant addition to the Cowbell team,” Cooksley said. “We’re looking forward to her driving our ability to continue to expand and deliver bespoke offerings to our customers.”
“Many businesses have become dependent on their digital infrastructure to operate, and cyber coverage is becoming a must,” Reese said. “I am delighted to be joining Cowbell Cyber, one of the most forward-thinking cyber insurance players, just as cyber insurance is facing acute challenges but also incredible opportunities.”