Extreme Weather in the US: Is It Climate Change or a Historical Pattern?
5. Insurers Must Respond Regardless
The need for climate-resilience is becoming a source of innovation and business opportunity for insurers. Combined with our traditional skills in risk-modeling and scenario building it can assist policy-makers and customers alike identify cost effective measures in their communities and plan better for future uncertainties.
— John Coomber, former CEO of Swiss Re and Chairman of ClimateWise, "Moving Beyond the Uncertainty of Climate Change Risk," an article in The ClimateWise 2012 Thought Leadership Series.