Deb Zawisza

Deb Zawisza

Senior Principal

Areas of Expertise: Agile Transformation, IT Transformation, Leadership, Property/Casualty Claims

Deb Zawisza is Senior Principal at Aite-Novarica Group. She has expertise in insurance technology leadership and transformation with over 25 years of experience.

Prior to joining the firm, she spent eight years as SVP/CIO for Claims/Loss Control at Travelers Insurance, leading core system modernization, expansion of data and analytic capabilities, Agile transformation and digital initiatives related to property/casualty claims across all lines of business. Deb has also served as CIO/CTO at The Phoenix Companies (now Nassau Re), where she was responsible for all IT functions for life and annuity and investment management. In addition, she has held roles as a Senior Principal Consultant at PwC with a focus on insurance technology strategy and various IT leadership roles at Aetna for commercial P/C, Life and Annuity and pensions.

Deb attended Rensselaer Polytechnic’s MBA program and holds a B.B.A. from Adelphi University.

Webinars

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. ET
Women at all levels are shaping insurance technology with fresh perspectives and sharp skills. The Aite-Novarica Group Women’s Network, which includes 100 members from 24 companies in the insurance industry, connects these established and emerging leaders to provide a platform for mentorship,...
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. ET
Women at all levels are shaping insurance technology with fresh perspectives and sharp skills. The Aite-Novarica Group Women’s Network, which includes 100 members from 24 companies in the insurance industry, connects these established and emerging leaders to provide a platform for mentorship,...

Blogs

August 3, 2022
Personal lines carriers have been through tremendous upheaval in the last two years. The pandemic forced many carriers to return premium and implement new digital processes as the country went into shutdown. 2021 brought a different set of challenges. Exploding housing and auto markets dramatically increased exposures while supply chain issues and resource shortages fueled rising loss costs....
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February 9, 2022
Over the past two years, I’ve witnessed widespread adoption of Agile and DevOps across the insurance industry. Combining Agile and DevOps can result in a powerful capacity to efficiently deliver business capabilities. That being said, pitfalls and challenges can impede your organization’s path to successfully implementing the Agile methodology. Clearly defining each individual’s responsibilities...
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Events

Dec 8, 2021
Digital Event
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