Donner Is Served!

Lubin makes sure you connect with the C-Suite before you even graduate. On October 31, Fred R. Donner, BBA ’84, Senior Vice President, CFO, and COO for the Business Insurance segment of Travelers Companies, Inc., talks big data during a visit to the Westchester Campus as part of Lubin’s Executive in Residence (EIR) program.


For the last 25 years, Lubin’s Executive in Residence program has made it possible for chairs, C-suite executives, presidents, and other top professionals to come to Pace to interact with Lubin students and faculty.

On Thursday, October 31, Fred R. Donner, BBA ’84, Senior Vice President, CFO, and COO for the Business Insurance segment of Travelers Companies, Inc., will give a lecture on Big Data: Driving Innovation at Travelers at 12:15 p.m. in the Gottesman Room on the Westchester Campus as part of the fall 2013 EIR.

Donner joined Travelers in November 2009 as Chief Financial Officer for Personal Insurance, and joined the Business Insurance segment as Chief Financial Officer in May 2010. In June 2013, he assumed the additional responsibility of Chief Operating Officer for the Business Insurance segment.

This fall’s EIR began his career in the New York City office of KPMG. During his 23 years at the firm, Donner rose through the ranks to become the National Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Insurance Practice, overseeing the delivery of audit, advisory, and tax services to all facets of the insurance industry. In this capacity, he worked with several of the firm’s largest clients from the insurance industry, including Travelers.

A Certified Public Accountant, Donner holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Pace University in New York City. He also serves on the Advisory Board of the Lubin School of Business.

For more information about this fall’s Executive in Residence and to RSVP to attend, click here.