Business Insurance Women to Watch 2017 EMEA at the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

On Friday November 17, 2017 in London, I will be moderating a panel entitled:  "Is Gender Pay Gap Reporting the Solution to Wage Disparities?" The Panelists are:  Eleni Petros, Senior VP, Marsh; Maggie Stilwell, Managing Partner E&Y; Heidi Watson, Partner, Clyde & Co.; and Gina Wilson, Partner, Clyde & Co.  The Panel will examine the potential impact of the new U.K. gender wage reporting requirements and explore ways women in the EMEA can improve their earning power.


The Top 5 Strategies to Shatter the Glass Ceiling

I look forward to moderating the opening panel discussion at the Inaugural Women in Insurance Leadership ExecuSummit, on April 18, 2017 at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  The session, entitled The Top 5 Strategies to Shatter the Glass Ceiling, will offer 5 key organizational and individual strategies for women to break through the glass ceiling.  The strategies include:

  • Equally valuing female and male leadership styles
  • Encouraging women to grasp the brass ring
  • Top down engagement for gender balanced initiatives
  • Learning from the practices of effective male leaders
  • Giving back and helping other women: The Executive Sisterhood

The panelists are:  Tracey Gray-Walker, Head of the Association Business, AXA Equitable, Edmund Kelly, President and CEO  of The American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS), Matthew McCreight, Senior Partner, Schaffer Consulting, and Margaret Resce Milkint, Managing Partner, The Jacobson Group.

The Top 5 Ways to Become Board Ready @ Business Insurance Women to Watch 2016

Many thanks to industry experts Margaret Resce Milkint, Rochelle Campbell, Terrie Pohjola and Brande Stellings for providing practical advice, as well as a tool kit, for women to become board ready in the insurance industry!  

Attached are tool kit items to begin your journey to board readiness:!Akigm806cYEwaxCB9R0Qh7QtVeg

Elaine Caprio of Caprio Consulting to Moderate Business Insurance Women to Watch Panel: The Top 5 Ways To Become Board Ready

On December 13, 2016 at the Grand Hyatt, New York, Elaine will moderate "The Top 5 Ways to Become Board Ready."

The panel session will feature Rochelle Campbell, Senior Manager, Board of Recruitment Services with the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), Brande Stellings, VP of Corporate Board Services from Catalyst, Margaret Resce Milkint, Managing Director with The Jacobson Group, and former Woman to Watch Terrie Pohjola who currently serves as a Member of the Board of Directors of Thrivent Trust Company.  The session will provide organizations and women with the optimal areas of focus to begin the 3-5 year process of becoming ready for a Board appointment.  The panel will address 5 key strategies to become Board Ready:  Broaden Your Skill Set, Join a Non-Profit Board, Take Advantage of Board Training Programs, Seek a Board Mentor and Advertise Yourself.  The panel will also discuss resources from organizations including NACD, Catalyst, The Boston Club, and The Jacobson Group  for women and organizations to utilize to become Board Ready.

Caprio Consulting Launches New Website

Boston, MA - 12/21/15

Caprio Consulting LLC announces the launch of its new website,, offering Insurance and Reinsurance Consulting, Operational Advising, and Dispute Resolution Services. The company was founded by Elaine Caprio, a lawyer and insurance executive known for her experience with risk management, operational restructuring, corporate governance and dispute resolution.  The mission of Caprio Consulting is to help companies manage risk, solve problems, improve efficiencies, and resolve disputes.

For more information on Caprio Consulting, visit us online at



2015 ARIAS-US Fall Conference

Elaine was a panel member at the 2015 ARIAS-US Fall Conference that was held November 12-13 in New York City, New York.  The panel was entitled:  Recent Changes in Contract Wording: Not Your Grandfather’s Clauses Anymore. In preparation for the panel, Elaine developed a new, progressive arbitration clause to be used in reinsurance contracts.

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Elaine at Massachusetts Reinsurance Bar Association

Elaine moderated a panel for the Massachusetts Reinsurance Bar Association at its annual Symposium, held on Thursday October 8, 2015 at the Harvard Club Back Bay in Boston, Massachusetts.  The panel included ILS experts Sean McCarty of Aon Benfield Securities, Judy Klugman of Swiss Re Capital Markets, John Seo of Fermat Capital Management and Steven Morris of Liberty Mutual, and addressed the expansion of insurance linked securities in the traditional reinsurance arena, the current state of the market, and trends over the next few years.

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Corporate Board Committee of The Boston Club

Elaine is actively involved with the Corporate Board Committee of The Boston Club.  The Boston Club is an organization dedicated to advancing women leaders in Massachusetts, and the Corporate Board Committee’s mission is to increase the number of women on corporate boards in Massachusetts.  Elaine was recently appointed to be the Corporate Board Committee liaison to the Governance Committee of The Boston Club.