Lainie R. Dorneker is President of IronHealth, the healthcare professional liability unit of Ironshore. She is responsible for all key strategic and tactical initiatives in support of IronHealth’s production, profit, distribution and claims oversight. Most recently, Ms. Dorneker was Chief Operating Officer of IronHealth, overseeing operational efficiencies and best practices.
Ms. Dorneker has nearly twenty years’ experience in the insurance industry. She joined Ironshore in 2009 and served as product manager for IronHealth’s Custom Accounts facility, managing a broad array of alternative risk transfer and risk financing solutions for healthcare organizations. Ms. Dorneker was responsible for product development and service excellence for such programs as Loss Portfolio Transfers, stand-alone tails, fronting policies and other customized coverage programs. Throughout her professional tenure with IronHealth, Ms. Dorneker’s expertise has focused on addressing challenges of complex coverage demands within the changing healthcare liability insurance market.
Previously, she worked for Zurich NA in various roles, including Professional Liability Counsel and Senior Underwriter. She also was an attorney in private practice to provide in-depth coverage analysis of insurance litigation matters, representing Fortune 500 companies in high profile legal disputes.
Ms. Dorneker received her J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of California-Berkeley.