Keith Meier is president of the International business unit of Assurant, Inc. and a member of the Company’s Management Committee. In this role, he is responsible for the P&L of all product lines outside of the U.S., covering a market presence in 20 countries across Asia Pacific, Canada, Europe and Latin America. Assurant’s international footprint was deepened following the acquisition of The Warranty Group in May 2018, with the international business now serving more than 100 million consumers.
Mr. Meier has been named chief operating officer and will assume the role at the start of 2022.
Previously, Mr. Meier served as senior vice president, Global Strategy and M&A for Assurant. During his time in that role, he took on the responsibility of president, Emerging Markets with a focus on Asia Pacific. Prior to that, as senior vice president, Extended Protection Solutions, Mr. Meier was responsible for the extended service (consumer products) and vehicle service contract businesses. Formerly, as senior vice president and general manager, he was responsible for the extended service business. Mr. Meier was the chief operating officer for the business before becoming the general manager and held other executive positions since joining the company in 1998.
Prior to Assurant, Mr. Meier was with Price Waterhouse LLP in Miami, FL where he specialized in insurance and large corporate accounts.
He is active with the United Way, where he has served as a member of the Greater Atlanta United Way Advisory Board and as the company campaign chair.
Mr. Meier holds a Bachelors degree in Finance from Florida State University and a Masters degree from Florida International University.