President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. McCafferty brings extensive leadership experience to Falls Lake having held executive positions in the insurance, reinsurance and finance industries. Prior to Falls Lake, he served as Head of Group Captives and Alternative Risk at Zurich, from 2015 to 2018. Prior to that, Mr. McCafferty served as Chief Operating Officer for Zurich Programs and Direct Markets, from 2006 to 2015. From 2000 to 2006, Mr. McCafferty held multiple Vice President positions at Farmers Insurance Group, including Finance Operations, Corporate Planning and P and C Operations. Prior to that, Mr. McCafferty served as Assistant Vice President at Zurich Personal Insurance, Recreational Products. Mr. McCafferty began his career in 1985, working in Audit at Ernst and Young. He also worked at Great American Insurance in Internal Audit, Financial Reporting and Product Management. Mr. McCafferty received his MBA in Finance from Xavier University and B.A. in Finance and Accounting from Miami University.
Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer
Mr. Johnson became CUO of Falls Lake in April 2018. From 2012, he served as President and CEO of JRG Re, our subsidiary engaged in the casualty reinsurance business. Prior to this, Mr. Johnson was employed by QBE Reinsurance Corp., the reinsurance division of QBE Insurance Group, from 1997 through 2012, having last served as Vice President and Casualty Treaty Manager. From 1991-1997, he served as Vice President and Casualty Treaty Manager at Great Lakes American Reinsurance Company. Before that, he served as Assistant Vice President at National Reinsurance Corporation. Mr. Johnson received his MBA in Finance from Long Island University.
Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary
Mr. Liland brings over 25 years of actuarial experience in P&C and Personal Lines. Most recently, Mr. Liland served as Vice President and Senior Pricing Actuary at Arch Insurance Group in Jersey City, New Jersey. Prior to 2008, Mr. Liland held senior management roles at Chubb Insurance Group and Selective Insurance Group. Mr. Liland has a mathematics degree from Moravian College. He is an Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.