Leadership Team

Gen Re values excellence, integrity, personal responsibility, diversity and optimism. Our flat management structure and team-based environment promote collaboration and free-flowing communication.

North America Property & Casualty Managers

Head of North America Property & Casualty

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Kara Raiguel
President and CEO, General Re Corporation

Kara is President and CEO of General Re Corporation, having joined the group in 2016. Previously, Kara spent 16 years in Berkshire Hathaway’s Reinsurance Division in Stamford, CT, where she prospected reinsurance and insurance opportunities and priced loss portfolio transfers and acquisitions. During this tenure, she was responsible for Guard Insurance Group, the Division’s India reinsurance portfolio, Berkshire Hathaway’s financial guaranty insurer, BHAC. Kara also established a California Workers’ Compensation portfolio for National Liability & Fire Insurance Company. Kara began her career in 1994 with CIGNA Property & Casualty in Philadelphia, PA. She obtained an undergraduate degree in mathematics from Ursinus College and is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society.

The Mutual Practice - Treaty

Regional & Specialty Companies – Treaty

National & Multinational Companies – Treaty

Chief Risk Officer North America P&C

North America P&C Claims

International Property & Casualty Managers

Head of International Property & Casualty

Australia, New Zealand

France, Belgium, Italy, Nordic Countries, Middle East & North Africa

Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Israel, Central-, Eastern- & South-Eastern Europe

Latin America, Spain, Portugal

Chief Risk Officer International P&C

Life & Health


Head of Region

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Tuan Miang Chua
Chief Executive, Asia Life/Health & General Manager, Shanghai Branch

Tuan Miang Chua oversees Gen Re’s Life/Health business in Asia. He has over 25 years of experience working in various Asian countries, Australia and Europe. Tuan is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.

China & Hong Kong SAR

Australia & New Zealand, Canada, Caribbean, Sub-Saharan Africa, UK & Ireland

Head of Region

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Peter Temple
Head of Region Life/Health Canada, SA, Australia, NZ, UK & Ireland

Peter Temple is Regional Director of Gen Re’s Life/Health business in the UK, Ireland, South Africa and Canada. He has a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science and is a fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries (UK). 

Australia & New Zealand

Europe, Latin America, MENA

Head of Region

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Ulrich Pasdika
Head of Region Europe, Latin America, MENA

Ulrich Pasdika is responsible for Gen Re’s Life/Health business across Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and North Africa. Ulrich joined Gen Re in 2001 and has held several roles during his tenure, including leading the Life/Health team in Germany and our international Life/Health Research and Development department. Ulrich is member of the Board of Executive Directors of General Reinsurance AG.

Latin America, Spain, Portugal

Middle East & Northern Africa


Head of Region

Transitional Business

Global Life & Health Business Functions