PEMCO Insurance is pleased to announce that Abeer Abu-Emarah has joined the company as manager of its underwriting department. With more than 13 years of industry experience, Abu-Emarah brings deep insurance expertise and successful leadership experience in enterprise-wide programs to her role on PEMCO’s underwriting team.
As an underwriting manager, Abu-Emarah will help PEMCO continue to grow its business opportunities while embracing the company’s guiding principles and values. In her leadership role, she will help the underwriting team continue to responsibly evaluate risk and develop policies that align with PEMCO’s business objectives, while putting customer needs and relationships first.
“It’s my pleasure to welcome Abeer to PEMCO. We’re looking forward to her leading our underwriting team through its continued transformation,” said Harris Clarke, vice president of operations of PEMCO Insurance. “Underwriting is a key element of any insurance company, and Abeer’s approach will help PEMCO continue to grow and maintain our status as an industry leader in customer satisfaction.”
Before joining PEMCO, Abu-Emarah spent several years in key management positions for Liberty Mutual Insurance, including leading the product and underwriting management in select markets, which included California, Hawaii, Nevada and Oregon. She also spent several years with Safeco Insurance prior to the Liberty Mutual acquisition where she held roles that range from product analyst to product analysis manager.
Abu-Emarah attended the University of Washington’s Business school and earned her degree with a concentration in Finance. She also holds a minor in Computing and Software Systems. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, including her twin sister and her two nephews. And as a proud Northwest resident, Abu-Emarah loves drinking coffee and rooting for the Sounders and the Seahawks.