ICAT Leadership

The executive leaders of ICAT are seasoned industry experts in catastrophe risk underwriting, portfolio management, information systems and claims management. Our leaders aspire to be the best, to work with the best talent in the industry and to create great career opportunities for our employees.

Gregory Butler, President and Chief Executive Officer

Prior to joining ICAT, Mr. Butler served as the Chief Executive Officer of the California Earthquake Authority. As the founding CEO of the CEA, he was responsible for ...

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Chris Austin, Senior Vice President and Chief Risk Officer

Mr. Austin is responsible for the execution of ICAT’s risk quantification, management and modeling services; including leadership of the modeling science program designed to...

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Ashleigh A. Cashman, Senior Vice President

Ms. Cashman has over 14 years of experience in the insurance industry. Prior to her role as a Senior Vice President, Ms. Cashman served in various...

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Megan McConnell, Active Underwriter

Ms. McConnell was appointed Active Underwriter for ICAT Syndicate 4242 in January 2014. Prior to the Active Underwriter role, Ms. McConnell held a variety of underwriting roles...

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John F. Moran, CPCU, Senior Vice President

Mr. Moran has over 20 years of property/casualty insurance and leadership experience. Prior to joining ICAT, Mr. Moran served as President of North Light...

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Craig Nechvatal, Senior Vice President

Mr. Nechvatal has over 20 years of insurance and management experience. Prior to joining ICAT, Mr. Nechvatal was a Product Manager within Sentry Insurance Company’s...

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Sonya Clark, Senior Vice President, Claims

Ms. Clark has over 21 years of experience in the insurance industry. Prior to her role as Claims Vice President, Ms. Clark served as the National...

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Derek A. Cochems, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Cochems has 20 years of financial and accounting experience in the insurance industry. He was the Group Controller for Royal & SunAlliance/DPIC Companies in...

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Michael M. Ferber, Chief Information Officer

Mr. Ferber has 24 years of technology, process-effectiveness and change management experience. Prior to joining ICAT, Mr. Ferber served as the Senior Vice-President of Change Management...

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Carie Ferdani, Senior Vice President, Underwriting Operations and Initiatives

Ms. Ferdani has over twenty years of project management, operational and change management experience. Prior to ICAT, she served as a Program Manager within the...

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Alan B. Litner, Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Mr. Litner has over thirty-five years of insurance and reinsurance experience, with focus on transactional and regulatory issues for insurance and other corporate clients. Mr....

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Jessica Olbricht, Director of Human Resources

Ms. Olbricht has 20 years of Human Resources experience in Human Resources consulting and leadership. Her experience in Human Resources includes performance management, compensation planning, recruiting,...

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