The 2017 North American Pet Health Insurance Industry Report
Wednesday, May 25, 2017 | 8:45 AM – 9:30 AM
The North American Pet Insurance Market Survey and Report provides industry insights with a comprehensive understanding of the size of the industry and updates key benchmarking metrics such as total market premium volume, average premiums, total number of pets or policies insured, and more. This comprehensive report helps companies identify opportunities to further drive insurance growth, providing practical insights on the industry and demonstrating industry trends.
Christine Panet-Raymond, Willis Towers Watson
Christine Panet-Raymond started her career in 1994 at W. F. Corroon in employee benefits consulting and banking and insurance products. Since joining Avalon Actuarial in 1998 and becoming a Partner/Owner (since acquired and now Willis Towers Watson), Ms. Panet-Raymond developed a special expertise in the travel, credit card, and creditor insurance sectors, as well as in other affinity Life & Health and P&C insurance products, working in the design and implementation of such programs and their related financial arrangements.
In her current role as Executive Vice President, National Practice Leader – Affinity and Special Risks, she is responsible for overseeing the affinity insurance programs and special risks consulting practice, and the niche Insurance Market Survey division of Willis Towers Watson. The consulting services include competitive market analyses, insurance product design, pricing, underwriting criteria, insurance partner RFPs, claims and reserve analyses, financial arrangements and reinsurance, preparation of financial and actuarial reports, third party audits, and marketing of credit card, travel, and other affinity insurance programs, among other tasks. Her clients include banks and large financial institutions, credit card issuers, retailers, tour operators/airlines, insurance companies (and captives), industry and professional/trade associations and other affinity groups, etc. She also holds responsibility for the preparation of competitive insurance industry market surveys and benchmarking studies which are distributed to a number of large Canadian and foreign-based financial institutions, and Insurance Industry Associations, including NAPHIA which she has been working closely with for the last five years.
Ms. Panet-Raymond is recognized as a leading source of travel and credit card insurance expertise and has frequently been interviewed by several industry journals and newspapers and speaks at many international conferences. She graduated with distinction from Concordia University, obtaining a Bachelor degree in Actuarial Science. In 2005, she was awarded a Leadership Prize from the MS Society in recognition of her achievements in her field of expertise.
Background on Willis Towers Watson
Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW ) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 territories. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.