Business Leaders

Stephen Young
CEO, Global Reinsurance
Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd.

Stephen Young was appointed Chief Executive Officer, Global Reinsurance in January 2016. Prior to this role, he served as Executive Vice President, Chief Underwriting Officer, Head of Global Catastrophe Reinsurance, responsible for Endurance's global property, workers compensation, personal accident and terrorism catastrophe reinsurance portfolios, with a focus on high severity, low frequency risk. He joined Endurance Re's Bermuda-based reinsurance team in 2002 as an underwriter and assumed responsibility for Endurance's U.S. catastrophe reinsurance business in 2005. Prior to his tenure at Endurance, Mr. Young held various underwriting positions in the industry. A native of Bermuda, he graduated from Babson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance.