Meet Our Team

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Will Rinehimer

Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer

Will has over 20 years of experience in the Bermuda reinsurance market, most recently was a co-founder of Front Street Re and served as President & CFO. Previously he served as President and CFO of Ace Tempest Life Reinsurance. Will is a member of the Bermuda Insurance Advisory Committee and was a founding member of Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers. Will is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.

Steve Walton

Chief Risk Officer

Steve has held business, risk and audit roles in banking, insurance and asset management. Prior to joining 777 Re, Steve held Interim CRO roles at Border to Coast Pensions Partnership and Intermediate Capital Group, having previously been the Group Head of Investment Oversight at Prudential plc and Global Head of Enterprise Risk Management at Deutsche Bank.

Uzair Naeem

Life Actuary

Uzair has over 12 years of actuarial experience working in the Canadian and UK markets. Most recently Uzair worked at Moody’s Analytics based out of UK where he led the strategic growth initiative of AXIS actuarial system in EMEA region and provided actuarial modelling and model governance support to (re)insurance clients in the region. Prior to that he also worked at Canada Life in various pricing and valuation roles. Uzair is a Fellow of Society of Actuaries, Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst and an Associate of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

Thelma Kachisa

Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Thelma has over 12 years of accounting and finance experience, the majority of which are based in the Bermuda life and annuity reinsurance market. Most recently Thelma served as the Financial Manager at Front Street Re. Prior to that she worked in the insurance practice at KPMG Bermuda. Thelma is qualified as a Chartered Accountant (South Africa) and Chartered Professional Accountant (Canada, Bermuda).

Board of Directors

Steve Pasko

Chairman

Steve is co-founder and managing partner of 777 Partners. He is a specialty finance pioneer with over 40 years of industry experience, including leadership positions at both Salomon Brothers and Drexel Burnham, as well as Managing Director positions at Natixis Capital Markets and Bankers Trust. Steve has significant experience investing in life and investment annuities as the co-founder of SuttonPark Capital. Founded in 2010, SuttonPark is the largest secondary market investor of structured settlements, lottery winnings, and life and investment annuities in the U.S. Steve has an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Will Rinehimer

Will has over 20 years of experience in the Bermuda reinsurance market, most recently was a co-founder of Front Street Re and served as President & CFO. Previously he served as President and CFO of Ace Tempest Life Reinsurance. Will is a member of the Bermuda Insurance Advisory Committee and was a founding member of Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers. Will is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.

Daniel Gray

Daniel has over 42 years of experience in the life insurance industry across operations, strategy, sales, advisory and M&A. The first 22 years of his career were with AXA Equitable where he served, among other roles, as Divisional President of Midwestern Operations and as SVP Corporate Strategy where he helped with the company’s restructuring and strategic planning during its historic demutualization and IPO. In his field roles, he turned around and grew some of the most successful operations in the country.For the last 20 years, Dan has served as Chairman and CEO of Northstar Companies, Inc. in Charlotte, NC and its wholly owned Bermuda based subsidiary, Northstar Group (Bermuda) Ltd. Northstar is actively engaged in life and reinsurance company M&A and advisory transactions as principal or advisor. 

Corwin "Cory" Zass

Cory, a credentialed actuary in good standing, is the founder and principal of ARM, an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA since 2006. For 5 years he served as an executive and chief actuary in a home office setting for a life and annuity carrier prior to leveraging his hands-on insurance operational knowledge to the consulting arena where for the last 20 years he has transitioned into a senior consulting actuary aiding numerous U.S. and global insurers on product management, capital strategy and management of financial reporting paradigms. His perspective ranges from roles as: chief actuary for $2 Billion asset mid-size life/health insurer; appointed actuary to various insurers; auditing actuary for three Top 8 accounting firms; regulating (state) senior actuary on the examination of actuarial balance sheets of four Top 30 insurance companies; and consulting actuary.

Board of Directors

Steve Pasko

Chairman

Steve is co-founder and managing partner of 777 Partners. He is a specialty finance pioneer with over 40 years of industry experience, including leadership positions at both Salomon Brothers and Drexel Burnham, as well as Managing Director positions at Natixis Capital Markets and Bankers Trust. Steve has significant experience investing in life and investment annuities as the co-founder of SuttonPark Capital. Founded in 2010, SuttonPark is the largest secondary market investor of structured settlements, lottery winnings, and life and investment annuities in the U.S. Steve has an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Will Rinehimer

Will has nearly 20 years of experience in the Bermuda reinsurance market, most recently serving as the President & CFO of Front Street Re. Previously he served as CFO & Chief Actuary of Northstar Financial Services, and President and CFO of Ace Tempest Life Reinsurance. Will is a member of the Bermuda Insurance Advisory Committee and was a founding member of Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers. ​

Daniel Gray

Daniel has over 42 years of experience in the life insurance industry across operations, strategy, sales, advisory and M&A. The first 22 years of his career were with AXA Equitable where he served, among other roles, as Divisional President of Midwestern Operations and as SVP Corporate Strategy where he helped with the company’s restructuring and strategic planning during its historic demutualization and IPO. In his field roles, he turned around and grew some of the most successful operations in the country.For the last 20 years, Dan has served as Chairman and CEO of Northstar Companies, Inc. in Charlotte, NC and its wholly owned Bermuda based subsidiary, Northstar Group (Bermuda) Ltd. Northstar is actively engaged in life and reinsurance company M&A and advisory transactions as principal or advisor. 

Corwin "Cory" Zass

Cory, a credentialed actuary in good standing, is the founder and principal of ARM, an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA since 2006. For 5 years he served as an executive and chief actuary in a home office setting for a life and annuity carrier prior to leveraging his hands-on insurance operational knowledge to the consulting arena where for the last 20 years he has transitioned into a senior consulting actuary aiding numerous U.S. and global insurers on product management, capital strategy and management of financial reporting paradigms. His perspective ranges from roles as: chief actuary for $2 Billion asset mid-size life/health insurer; appointed actuary to various insurers; auditing actuary for three Top 8 accounting firms; regulating (state) senior actuary on the examination of actuarial balance sheets of four Top 30 insurance companies; and consulting actuary.

777 Re Ltd.
Canon’s Court
22 Victoria St
Suite 505
Hamilton HM 12
Bermuda