AXA XL’s Holmes Joins Kemper as Chief Actuary, Strategic Analytics Officer

Kimberly A. Holmes has joined Kemper Corp. as senior vice president, chief actuary and strategic analytics officer.

Holmes will lead Kemper’s enterprise-wide actuarial and analytics teams. Holmes’ direct reports include the executives who lead the actuarial and data and analytics functions for Kemper’s specialty auto, personal insurance, life and health lines of business.

She will report directly to Joseph P. Lacher, Jr., Kemper president and chief executive officer, and be based in Chicago.

Holmes joins Kemper with 25 years of experience in insurance, actuarial functions, and advanced analytics. Most recently, she served as senior vice president and global head of strategic analytics for AXA XL. Prior to that, Holmes held chief actuary roles at Endurance Risk Solutions, Endurance Specialty Insurance, Enterprise Reinsurance and Starr Excess Liability Insurance Co.