Meet Howard Mills
Director & Chief Advisor, Insurance Industry Group, Deloitte LLP
Howard Mills, former Superintendent of the New York State Insurance Department, is Chief Advisor with Deloitte LLP’s insurance industry group, where he works with both U.S. and global insurance clients in solving their most challenging problems, on issues such as growth, globalization, regulatory issues and managing the complexities of compliance.
Prior to joining Deloitte, Howard was appointed superintendent of the New York State Insurance Department in December 2004. During his tenure there, he led the department’s transition to conducting risk-based exams, as well as signed landmark settlement agreements with the world’s largest insurers and U.S. insurance brokers. Howard created a corporate practices unit in the insurance department’s Office of General Counsel and was a national leader of issues such as natural catastrophe planning, the future of the life settlements industry and business continuity planning.
Howard has also served as commissioner of the International Commission on Holocaust Era Insurance Claims, was a member of the Presidential Financial and Banking Information Infrastructure Committee and was also a member of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors.