Chief Executive Officer
Before joining CardioReady, John was the Chief Operating Officer of Willis Re. A division of Willis Group Holdings, Willis Re is one of the world’s largest reinsurance intermediaries. During his twelve years at Willis Re, he held a variety of other positions, including President of its North American entity, Sales Leader for the Northeastern United States, and Producing Broker. During John’s time with Willis Re, the company dramatically increased its revenues, profits, and capabilities, particularly in the United States
Prior to Willis Re, John was a broker at Sedgwick Re, another reinsurance intermediary, where he integrally managed several large client accounts and posted a successful track record of new business generation. John entered the insurance sector in 1993 with Seltzer, Serra & Bonnett, a Philadelphia-based retail insurance brokerage. Beginning his career in 1990 as a credit analyst with Marian Bank, a small, private bank in Philadelphia, he also has prior experience with commercial lending to small and medium sized businesses.
John holds a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and received an MBA with honors in Finance from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. He also serves on the boards of Parent Heart Watch and the Pennsylvania Chapter of The Nature Conservancy. John is AED/CPR Certified and a member of the following organizations: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association, Parent Heart Watch, Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation and American Heart Association.