As Senior Vice President/Chief Underwriting Officer at Munich Re Specialty Group N.A./Roanoke Insurance Group, Steven Weiss is responsible for preservation of risk capital by aggressive management of potential risk for marine underwriters and their clients. He works closely with underwriters, brokers, and assureds to minimize risk and maximize return. Steven’s experience includes over 29 years of experience as a Marine Surveyor, Loss Adjuster, and Underwriter following his five years of active service with the U.S. Navy. Steven manages the Americas book for MRSG/Roanoke Insurance Group including Cargo, Project Cargo, Logistics and supply chain coverages. He has Surveyed, Underwritten and Managed many large complex project cargo programs including Shell Motiva, Shell Athabasca, Freeport LNG as well as a host of smaller projects globally. In these roles, he has worked with all of the EPC contractors and many of the specialty freight Carriers and forwarders as well as Brokers and Insureds.