Michael W. Suerth

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Michael Suerth joined Monitor in 2014 as a senior vice president and chief financial officer. He is responsible for managing financial resources, overseeing the corporate budget and ensuring the integrity of financial data. He also serves as the main liaison to W. R. Berkley for treasury responsibilities.

Michael has over 30 years of property and casualty insurance experience. Before coming to Monitor, Michael served as chief financial officer of Kingsway America Corporation. Prior to working at Kingsway, he held various financial management positions, including controller, for Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company in Chicago.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Northern Illinois University and a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).