Sponsor Partnerships

Our corporate and research sponsors are a vital component of Wharton Risk Center endeavors. In addition to providing crucial financial support for the Risk Center’s operations, these partners offer strategic guidance and share insights on our projects.  All contributors are invited to attend workshops and conferences and to actively engage with Center researchers. The Risk Center thanks all our Partners for their support and involvement.

Becoming a Sponsor

We invite you to become a contributor to the Wharton Risk Center.  Contributions are tax-deductible.

For more information, please contact Carolyn Kousky, Executive Director:

The Wharton Risk Center actively engages with a wide range of partners interested in disaster risk management and decision-making, including scholars at academic institutions around the world, public-sector decision-makers, NGOs, and private sector firms.

Corporate Sponsors

We have three types of corporate sponsors, those that contribute to the center overall, those that contribute to a specific research lab, and those that give to our policy incubator.

Center Sponsors

  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Credit Suisse
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Lloyd’s
  • Marsh & McLennan Companies
  • State Farm Fire & Casualty Company
  • TransRe
  • Travelers Companies, Inc.
  • WeatherPredict Consulting, Inc. (a division of Renaissance Re)

Lab Sponsors

  • Edison International
  • EY

Policy Incubator Sponsors

  • Marsh & McLennan Companies
  • Pool Re
  • Risk Management Solutions (RMS)

Research Sponsors

  • Alabama Center for Insurance Information and Research, University of Alabama
  • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
  • DHS Science and Technology Directorate Flood Apex Program
  • Geneva Association
  • Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction
  • National Science Foundation
  • Travelers Companies, Inc.
  • Willis Research Network