MFWW 2020 Speaker

Michael J. McCord

Managing Director, Microinsurance Centre at Milliman

Michael J. McCord is one of the world’s leading experts in developing and managing microinsurance products. His decades of experience include working as controller of a U.S. commercial bank, chief executive officer of a microfinance institution in Uganda, and regional director for microfinance programs in Africa with FINCA International.

In 2000, Michael founded the MicroInsurance Centre, now the MicroInsurance Centre at Milliman (MIC@M). The MIC@M is an internationally recognized thought leader and implementer of microinsurance and risk management solutions for low-income populations globally.

Michael is a highly respected voice in the microinsurance field, working in the areas of research, advocacy, and development of microinsurance products and processes that meet the unique needs of low-income clients. He has worked with clients in over 75 countries.

Michael is a founding member of the Microinsurance Network, where he served chair of the board in 2015 and 2016, and a member of the steering committee for the Munich Re Foundation / Microinsurance Network annual International Conference on Inclusive Insurance.