Jacob Weber is a Principal & Head of Catastrophe Modeling at Elementum. Prior to Elementum, he was a member of Stark’s reinsurance and risk-linked investments team where he was responsible for using catastrophe models and related quantitative tools to assist in underwriting, portfolio construction, and risk management. Jake joined Stark in 2007 from Aon Capital Markets, where he previously served as Aon’s head cat bond trader. He assisted in the structuring of new cat bond issues, with an emphasis on the quantitative modeling of catastrophe risk that built upon the six years he spent pricing reinsurance treaties for Aon Re. Jake holds an MBA in Finance and Econometrics from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, a Diploma in Economics from the London School of Economics, and a BA in Economics from the University of Illinois.
Principal & Head of Catastrophe Modeling