Image of Joann Bronson

Joann Bronson

Head of the CFO Office @ Zurich North America

Head of the CFO Office at Zurich North America

Greater Chicago Area

Ranked #873 out of 17,460 for Head of the CFO Office in United States

Section title

Joann Bronson's Email Addresses & Phone Numbers

Joann Bronson's Work Experience

Zurich North America

Head of the CFO Office

Zurich North America

Chief of Staff, Finance

January 2013 to September 2016

Washington Mutual

Vice President, Commerical Group Financial Planning & Analysis

February 2005 to July 2006

Seattle, WA

Joann Bronson's Education

Texas A&M University

BBA, Accounting

1992 to 1996

Joann Bronson's Professional Skills Radar Chart

Based on our findings, Joann Bronson is ...

Calm under pressure

What's on Joann Bronson's mind?

Based on our findings, Joann Bronson is ...

50% Left Brained
50% Right Brained

Joann Bronson's Estimated Salary Range

About Joann Bronson's Current Company

Zurich North America

Frequently Asked Questions about Joann Bronson

What company does Joann Bronson work for?

Joann Bronson works for Zurich North America

What is Joann Bronson's role at Zurich North America?

Joann Bronson is Head of the CFO Office

What is Joann Bronson's personal email address?

Joann Bronson's personal email address is j****[email protected]

What is Joann Bronson's business email address?

Joann Bronson's business email addresses are not available

What is Joann Bronson's Phone Number?

Joann Bronson's phone (**) *** *** 246

What industry does Joann Bronson work in?

Joann Bronson works in the Insurance industry.

About Joann Bronson

đź“– Summary

Head of the CFO Office @ Zurich North America Chief of Staff, Finance @ Zurich North America From January 2013 to September 2016 (3 years 9 months) Vice President, Commerical Group Financial Planning & Analysis @ Washington Mutual Directed all financial and management reporting and analysis for Washington Mutual’s $40 billion Commercial Group, including serving as liaison with C-suite, investor relations, and corporate finance and accounting teams. Supported and protected Washington Mutual’s reputation with regulators, investors, and rating agencies by providing accurate and compelling reporting about Commercial Group. Managed and developed 10 direct reports, including through regular periods of aggressive internal reorganizations. Earned “ACE” award for corporate excellence in 2005, which recognized the top 2% of employees in corporate functions across Washington Mutual. From February 2005 to July 2006 (1 year 6 months) Seattle, WAProgram Manager @ Zurich Insurance Company Ltd Feb 2012 - Dec 2012: Program Manager, Global Finance Transformation. Jan 2011 - Jan 2012: Led implementation of a ground-breaking business intelligence initiative within Global Life. As Program Manager, drove end-to-end low level design and implementation that covers the full scope of the Global Life organization. Management and development of a cross-functional, cross-cultural team of internal and external project managers and SMEs. Primary interface to steering committee, as well as executive management and SMEs across Zurich's global organization, to drive achievement of and socialize broadly the program's goals. Recommended for the role by the CEO of Global Life.Oct 2009 - Dec 2010: Seconded to co-lead a ground-breaking and highly complex capital management initiative for a $50 billion balance sheet. As Co-Program Director and Lead Project Manager, led day-to-day operations of the project, including solution design, driving achievement of key milestones, owning and resolving major issues and mitigation of risks. Managed and developed 5 project managers, 3 PMO resources and a wider project team of more than 30 cross-functional, internal and external SMEs. Regularly interfaced with the steering committee, boards of directors, regulators and other Zurich senior management to achieve the project's goals. From October 2009 to December 2012 (3 years 3 months) London, United Kingdom and Zurich, SwitzerlandDirector of Finance, Farmers Life @ Zurich Insurance Company Ltd Apr - Sep 2009: Seconded to serve as deputy for Zurich’s Global Life CEO of the Americas, leading day-to-day operations of a $16 billion life insurance company to achieve a strategic redirection. Leadership of local CFO, COO, Chief Actuary, Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel in the initial implementation of the strategic re-direction. Co-led with KPMG the development of a target operating model for the longer term operations that significantly reduced the operational risk and cost of on-going operations. Aug 2006 - Mar 2009: Led large-scale strategic and tactical initiatives for Farmers Life, including design and implementation of shared service platforms across North America and highly technical initiatives including a structured financing transaction that more than doubled the new business margin for a $1 billion block of life insurance business. Led large, cross-functional and cross-company teams of technical experts in the delivery of efficiency gains and enhanced use of capital. Regularly presented recommendations, analysis, and models to C-suite audiences across the Zurich organization, as well as served as a liaison with regulators, rating agencies, boards of directors and consultants. From August 2006 to October 2009 (3 years 3 months) Seattle, WADirector of Accounting, Farmers Life @ Zurich Insurance Company Ltd Fast-track promotion to Finance’s senior leadership team. Leadership of US & international accounting, financial reporting, planning/forecasting, and operations of multiple entity investment portfolios and separate accounts valued at more than $20 billion. Protected Farmers Life’s interests with regulators, and ensured corporate compliance with US GAAP, including SEC, International Financial Reporting Standards, and Statutory Accounting Principles. Managed and developed a 13-member team of technical and management resources. From August 2003 to January 2005 (1 year 6 months) Seattle, WA

Joann Bronson’s Personal Email Address, Business Email, and Phone Number

are curated by ContactOut on this page.

10x your recruitment & sales conversations

Contact over 200M professionals
instantly by email or phone. Reveal
personal & work email addresses, as
well as phone numbers accurately with
our ContactOut Chrome extension.

In a nutshell

Joann Bronson's Personality Type

Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)

Average Tenure

2 year(s), 7 month(s)

Joann Bronson's Willingness to Change Jobs



Open to opportunity?

There's 79% chance that Joann Bronson is seeking for new opportunities

Joann Bronson's Social Media Links

/company/z... /school/te...
Engage candidates 10x faster

Enjoy unlimited access and discover candidates outside of LinkedIn

Trusted by 400K users from

76% of Fortune 500 companies

Microsoft Nestle PWC JP Morgan Merck Rackspace WarnerMedia Randstad Yelp Google

The most accurate data ever

CCPA Compliant
GDPA Aligned
150M Personal Emails
300M Work Emails
50M Direct Dials
200M Professional Profiles
30M Company Profiles

Hire Anyone, Anywhere
with ContactOut today

Making remote or global hires? We can help.

  • 50 contacts/month
  • Works on standard LinkedIn only
  • Work emails, personal emails, mobile numbers
* 1 user per company limit

No credit card required

Try ContactOut for Free