Raghuveer Vinukollu is a Senior Vice President (Natural Catastrophe Solutions Lead) at Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. (“Munich Re”) based in Princeton, New Jersey. His responsibilities include development of innovative products designed to cover various natural catastrophe exposures, either through traditional reinsurance structures or private label approaches.
Prior to joining Munich Re, Raghuveer worked at Swiss Re where he began his reinsurance career as a Natural Hazard specialist, developing probalistic models for Flood and Storm Surge perils. He later transitioned to the Facultative Programs unit as a Property Reinsurance Underwriter.
Raghuveer has a PhD from Princeton University with a focus on land surface hydrology. He is frequent speaker on climate adaptation and resiliency, as well as sea level rise and the impact of flooding on local businesses and personal property. Raghuveer is also a strong advocate for the Natural Catastrophe Protection Gap initiative, an initiative to close the protection gap between economic and insured losses.