Ryan Cole

Vice President, Head of Group Innovation
Ryan Cole is Vice President, Head of Group Innovation at Everest across the global insurance and reinsurance enterprise. His innovation team leverages its diverse backgrounds in innovation, data science and insurance to enable business units with leading edge insurtech technologies and new business models. Recognized as Reaction’s Insurtech Incubator of the Year and a Finalist for Insurance Insider’s Innovation awards, the team has a strong track record of driving underwriting excellence, improved claims outcomes, automation and enhanced customer experience. Earlier in his career, Ryan held a variety of roles at Liberty Mutual in the areas of underwriting, product development and data analytics. Ryan holds an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management and a BA from Amherst College.