Insurance Committee

  • Cyber liability insurance
  • Soft insurance markets/excess capacity
  • Key risk areas affecting REITs
  • Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA)
  • NAREIT's D&O Insurance Program

Chair & Discussion Leader:
Michael Horvath, SVP-Risk Management, Simon Properties

Sheldon Groner, EVP-Finance & Operations, NAREIT

James Blinn, EVP & Global Project Manager, Advisen
Michael Chu, VP & National Practice Leader-REITs, Arch Insurance Group Inc.
Joseph Downey, SVP, Willis
Tony Edwards, EVP & General Counsel, NAREIT
Melissa Lishner, Director, Crystal & Co.
Jeffrey Zaffino, Underwriting Manager, Arch Insurance Group Inc.

Nareit®, the Nareit®, is the worldwide representative voice for REITs and publicly traded real estate companies with an interest in U.S. real estate and capital markets. NAREIT’s members are REITs and other businesses throughout the world that own, operate, and finance income-producing real estate, as well as those firms and individuals who advise, study, and service those businesses.