Andrea Keenan

EVP & Chief Strategy Officer
AM Best
Andrea Keenan is Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at AM Best. Keenan directs AM Best Rating Services’ strategy globally and is responsible for the commercial, public relations, business development, industry research and corporate events teams. Andrea started at AM Best in 2000 as AM Best’s first country risk analyst, overseeing the launch of AM Best’s country risk methodology. She served multiple roles at AM Best, including building and managing economic and industry research and analytical training. Prior to joining AM Best, Andrea was the U.S. economist at Toyota Motor North America and an analyst at International Technology and Trade Associates. Currently, Andrea serves on the Board of Directors of the Microinsurance Network as vice chair and is a member of the Inclusive Insurance Working group of the Insurance Development Forum (IDF). She is also adjunct professor of economics at Temple University in Philadelphia. Andrea holds a master’s degree from Temple University in economics, a master’s degree from American University in international affairs and a bachelor’s degree from York College in international studies.