Joe Surber

Joseph A. Surber III

Senior Vice President, Global Technology Officer
Assurant, Inc.

Joseph A. Surber III is senior vice president, global technology officer at Assurant, Inc. In his role, he oversees Assurant’s global technology organization, comprised of digital, security, infrastructure and cloud services, and business and enterprise applications.

Mr. Surber joined the company in 2016 as senior vice president, IT strategy and transformation for the global technology organization. In that role, he had oversight for project and portfolio management, enterprise applications, enterprise architecture, innovation, IT M&A and strategy.

Prior to joining Assurant, Mr. Surber served as senior vice president and chief information officer for AGL Resources since 2008, where he was responsible for enhancing the technology platform to align with business goals. His leadership extended to enterprise corporate services, including supply chain, fleet, real estate and facilities.

Mr. Surber holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Georgia.