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, December 8, 2021 | 11:00 a.m. ET
The Aite-Novarica Women’s Network supports both emerging and established leaders by helping them build and strengthen professional networks, learn from industry experts, and connect with experienced charter leaders for professional and personal development. For more information on becoming a...
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 | 11:00 a.m. ET
With the ongoing pandemic showing no signs of weakening, insurers continue to get cornered due to rising expectations for lightning-fast quoting, ultra-accurate risk management, and high underwriting productivity. All insurers who run manually intensive underwriting are at most risk in responding...

Blogs

November 4, 2021
Mentorships can yield various benefits on both sides: having others to advocate for your career, opportunities for reflection and growth, and hearing unique perspectives from people with different life experiences. It’s also rewarding to be involved in a relationship that sets aside time for growth and development rather than day-to-day tasks at work or around the house. I recently hosted the...
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October 27, 2021
Workers’ compensation insurers are delivering innovative solutions despite the highly regulated nature of the business line. They are investing in capabilities to improve the ease of doing business for insureds, agents, and brokers and mitigate loss costs that continue to rise due to medical inflation. Core systems transformation, portals, and the expansion of predictive analytics are key to both...
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Events

Dec 8, 2021
Digital Event
The Aite-Novarica Women’s Network supports both emerging and established leaders by helping them build and strengthen professional networks, learn from industry experts, and connect with experienced charter leaders for professional and personal development.
Oct 27, 2021
Digital Event
The Aite-Novarica Women’s Network supports both emerging and established leaders by helping them build and strengthen professional networks, learn from industry experts, and connect with experienced charter leaders for professional and personal development.  

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