Donna H. Kinnaird
Senior Executive Vice President and
Chief Operating Officer
Donna H. Kinnaird, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA), leads RGA’s global and corporate functions. Global units include Global Accounts, Global Products, and Global R&D. Corporate functions encompass IT, Legal, and Human Resources. She is also a member of RGA’s Executive Council.
Donna, who joined RGA in April 2012, has more than two decades of strategic leadership experience with major global life insurance organizations as well as a strong background in life insurance acquisitions. Before coming to RGA, she was President of Swiss Re Life and Health America Inc. and President and Chief Executive Officer of its Reassure America Life Insurance Company. She has also held Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer roles in life insurance companies.
She received a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Accounting from Indiana State University, and an M.B.A. from Butler University. Active with industry associations, Donna has served on the board of the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) and was Chairman of the ACLI’s Executive Round Table and Chairman of the ACLI’s Governance Committee. She was also a member of the ACLI’s CEO steering committees for Financial Services, Retirement and Security, and of its Executive Task Force on Global Solvency. Donna currently serves on the board of LL Global (LIMRA/LOMA) and is chairman of LL Global’s Audit Committee. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.