Executive Team

James Bracken

Chief Executive Officer

James Bracken is the Chief Executive Officer of Fortitude Re.

Prior to joining Fortitude Re, Mr. Bracken spent more than 20 years in finance related positions in both Europe and the United States. He most recently led the legal restructuring of AIG’s international property and casualty insurance business and became the Chief Financial Officer of General Insurance. Before joining AIG, Mr. Bracken spent eight years at General Electric where he held positions at Employers Reinsurance Corporation, GE Frankona and GE Capital in Kansas, Munich and Stamford. Prior to that, he worked for 10 years in the audit and business advisory practice of Arthur Andersen, both in the UK and Chicago.

Mr. Bracken has served as member of the board of directors of various U.S., Canadian, European and Asian insurance companies. He is a graduate of Durham University, United Kingdom and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.