Our Team

JRG Re's team is composed of an experienced group of reinsurance professionals. The team has the ability to provide customized solutions to meet our clients' individual needs.

Dennis Johnson

President and Chief Executive Officer of JRG Reinsurance Ltd., Dennis Johnson joined JRG Re in January 2012 after having spent 14 years at QBE Reinsurance Ltd. Prior to QBE, Dennis was at Great Lakes American Reinsurance Company and prior to that was at National Reinsurance Corporation. Dennis has over 35 years of industry experience, with the majority of his time spent in casualty reinsurance. Dennis has an MBA in Finance from Long Island University.

Helen Gillis

Helen Gillis joined JRG Reinsurance Company Ltd. as Chief Financial Officer in April 2017. Prior to joining JRG Re, Helen held the position of Senior Vice President Financial Reporting and Planning at Allied World Assurance Company, as well as other senior positions during her 10 years with Allied World. Prior to that, she served as Assistant Vice President, Accounting and Finance with American International Co Ltd and worked in the Insurance Group with PricewaterhouseCoopers Bermuda. Helen graduated magna cum laude from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia with a Bachelor of Commerce and holds a Chartered Accountancy Diploma from the Atlantic School of Chartered Accountancy.

Jennifer Kish

Jennifer Kish joined JRG Reinsurance Company Ltd. as Chief Actuary in September 2013. She has over 20 years of experience as a pricing and reserving actuary in the US and Bermuda. Prior to joining JRG Re, Jennifer has held senior actuarial positions at Torus Reinsurance, Arch Reinsurance Company, and Transatlantic Reinsurance Company (now TransRe).

Jennifer is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, with degrees from M.I.T., Yale University, and the NYU Stern School of Business.

Daniel Heinlein

Daniel Heinlein is a member of the underwriting team at JRG Reinsurance Company Ltd. Daniel came to JRG Re in June 2012 from Willis Re Inc. where he produced and serviced US property and casualty treaty accounts. Daniel graduated from Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with majors in Finance and Banking, and Risk Management and Insurance.