Global Head of Analytics and Technology at TigerRisk Partners
Jayant is global head of analytics and technology at TigerRisk. He and his team is responsible for all the analytics and actuarial support to TigerRisk clients. In addition, Jayant’s responsibilities include all internal and external technology efforts. That includes three internally incubated platforms, TigerEye (reinsurance pricing and portfolio management platform), TigerCQ (real time pricing/risk selection for direct insurance) and X-gRm (reinsurance placement and trading platform) in collaboration with Xchanging. TigerRisk is actively involved in insurtech community as well.
Prior to joining TigerRisk Partners in early 2009, Jayant Khadilkar was President of RenRe Investment Managers, Ltd., which Jayant helped establish as a wholly-owned subsidiary of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. The company manages capital by providing financial risk management solutions to companies with exposure to weather, along with investing/trading in weather derivatives, weather-contingent energy, and agricultural commodities.
Jayant was the CEO/President of Weather Predict Inc., a company he co-founded in early 2000. In 2006, that company became wholly owned subsidiary of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. Weather Predict has a patented technology used for improving the quality and skill of weather forecasts. Weather Predict provides a significant competitive edge to various financial companies.
Jayant was Vice President at Renaissance Reinsurance Ltd in Bermuda. He was responsible companywide analytics, IT along with leading the development of REMS©, a proprietary reinsurance exposure/risk management and pricing system. Before joining Renaissance, Jayant was Vice President at Applied Insurance Research in Boston, a software/consulting firm specializing in insurance and reinsurance catastrophe risk management.
Jayant and his wife are one of the founding families of Follow the Child Montessori School in Raleigh, North Carolina. Jayant served on the board of this school and was the Chairman for almost two years. Jayant is also an affiliate entrepreneur with Duke Fuqua School of Business, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Jayant earned a BE in Mechanical Engineering from the College of Engineering, Pune University, India, and a master’s degree in operations research from the University of Kentucky.