Travelers has appointed Kendra Felisky as chief risk officer, Europe, covering both Travelers Syndicate Management and Travelers Insurance Company.

Felisky will be responsible for enterprise risk management in Europe including risk management strategies and policies for the European operations.

She will also assume the reporting line of the risk function and the capital modelling group, and help drive forward the insurer’s Solvency II efforts.

Felisky joins Travelers Europe from the London office of Deloitte LLP where she was a director in the actuarial and insurance solutions consulting practice.

Prior to Deloitte, Felisky held leadership roles at CNA Re and CX Re and previously was a consultant in the UK and the US.

Sean Genden, chief executive of Travelers Europe, said: “We are delighted to welcome Kendra to the team as she will bring exceptional expertise to the development of risk management strategies across multiple areas of the business.”