Ari Lindner is Chief Executive Officer of Converge RE II, responsible for overseeing the entire operation of Lightstone’s life and annuity reinsurance company. Prior to joining Lightstone, Mr. Lindner served in various senior leadership roles, including as Senior Vice President of the North American arm of Munich Re Markets, where he led the development and growth of customized life and annuity reinsurance transactions. Mr. Lindner additionally spent 15 years at ACE Group where he was primarily responsible for building and leading their life reinsurance companies in Bermuda and the US. Mr. Lindner is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics with a concentration in Actuarial Science. Mr. Lindner is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.