Skip to main content
Mike Morrissey Retires as IIS President & Chief Executive Officer

NEW YORK, NY – June 17, 2020

The International Insurance Society and The Institutes have announced that Mike Morrissey will retire as President and Chief Executive Officer, after more than eleven years in the position.

Spotlight: Karen Clark, President and CEO, Karen Clark & Company | 2019 John S. Bickley Founders Award Winner

What are you most proud of accomplishing in your career?
I’m very proud of creating the first catastrophe modeling company, AIR, and I’m most proud of reimagining and reinventing the catastrophe modeling industry with KCC’s impressive team of experts.   It took even more tenacity and vision to build KCC’s accurate and open models and advanced applications for risk management.


GCIE Focus: University of Iowa, The Emmett J. Vaughan Institute of Risk Management and Insurance

The Emmett J. Vaughan Institute of Risk Management and Insurance administers the RMI Program which is housed in the Department of Finance in the Tippie College of Business. The University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business is AACSB accredited. The Tippie College Undergraduate program is ranked 19th among public institutions in the US by US News & World Report.

Global Concerns Survey: Operational Concerns

MJM Photo

















Michael Morrissey, President & CEO, International Insurance Society, Inc.

COVID-19 and the Economic Downturn’s Effect on P&C Insurance: An Opportunity for Technology?

Patrick Schmid, PhD, Economist and VP for The Institutes RiskStream Collaborative
– a blockchain insurance consortium. Oversees all departments: products, operations & technology