Chief Technical Underwriter
Aviva Canada Inc.
Peter Walker is Chief Technical Underwriter at Aviva Canada Inc. He has spent over 20 years in insurance, across UK, Canadian and Asia-Pacific markets. From 2008 to 2014, he worked for Zurich in Hong Kong with various roles, including APAC Head of Property and Technical Underwriting Director. In 2014, Peter moved to Canada to take on the position of Chief Underwriting Officer for Zurich Canada. In his last role at Zurich, he was Global Underwriting Technical Director for Zurich Commercial Insurance.
At Aviva, Peter is Chief Technical Underwriting Officer for Commercial Insurance ‒ accountable for the development of the Underwriting strategy, ensuring governance of the underwriting operations, leading the development of the technical capabilities and delivery of the underwriting operational and financial plans. In addition, he is responsible for the Reinsurance and Catastrophe & Accumulations function at Aviva. Peter is also a Board member of PACICC.