Ms. Suzanne Sadlier was appointed as Head of the Onsite Inspection Unit of the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority as of 1 March 2021. This confirmation was subsequent to her role as Deputy Head of the Insurance Supervision Division from June 2017 until March 2021 and as the Authority’s Reinsurance Specialist, a post which she held for two years.
Ms. Sadlier holds over 14 years of knowledge and experience in the financial services industry, in particular in the insurance and reinsurance industry, originally from reinsurance underwriting positions with Allianz, AXA Insurance, and Mitsui Sumitomo Group followed by over 9 years of regulatory experience between the Central Bank of Ireland and the Authority.
In her recent capacity as Deputy Head of the Insurance Supervision Division, she was responsible for managing the day to day operations and providing recommendations in relation to (re)insurance laws and regulations. In addition, Ms. Sadlier has led and/or assisted with a number of key technical projects including the design and implementation of the Authority’s internal capital model framework and the Authority’s risk-based approach to supervision. She has also served as a member of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) Reinsurance Task Force on behalf of the Authority.
Ms. Sadlier holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Insurance from the University of Limerick, Ireland, and is a Chartered Insurer (ACII) as awarded by the Chartered Insurance Institute, UK. She is also an AIR Certified Catastrophe Modeler (CCM) as awarded by the AIR Institute, Boston. Ms. Sadlier is also currently a faculty member of the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE).