John Schapperle, CPCU

John Schapperle, CPCU
Chief Executive Officer

Prior to joining Island Insurance in 2004, John was Vice President of RLI Insurance, a national specialty insurance company, where his responsibilities included directing its Hawaii operations.

John has more than 40 years of experience in the property and casualty insurance industry and has also held positions with INA Special Risk, Continental Insurance and Allstate Insurance, where he was responsible for several areas including management, underwriting, marketing and operations.

Active in industry organizations, John serves as a board director for the Hawaii Employers Council and the Asia Pacific Risk and Insurance Association, the Property & Casualty Insurers Association of America Executive Advisory Committee and the CPCU Society – Hawaii Chapter. In addition, he is the current Chairman of the Board of the Hawaii Property Insurance Association.

He is also a member of the board of directors of Island Insurance Companies and the Island Insurance Foundation.

John earned a bachelor’s degree in business management from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and is a designated Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU).

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