Lori Bailey, Zurich (USA)
Job title: Global head of cyber risk
As Zurich’s global head of cyber risk, Lori Bailey oversees underwriting operations for the company’s security and privacy product, as well as related lines of business with emerging cyber risk. Bailey also serves as head of Zurich’s Women’s Innovation Network in North America, which has more than 1,600 members and helps to support gender equity and drive professional development for women in the insurance industry. Recently, Bailey was selected as a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council for Cybersecurity, where she will provide expert input to the forum’s Centre for Cybersecurity. She is a member of several other working groups of the World Economic Forum, as well as a member of PLUS and a regular speaker on panels and forums related to financial lines and cyber liability. She is also a frequent guest contributor to multinational business publications and has authored numerous articles on security, privacy and leadership. Bailey has received numerous awards for her leadership, including being named to Insurance Business America’s Hot 100 list in 2019 and Elite Women list in 2017. Bailey was also named as a Woman to Watch by Business Insurance in 2017.