Dr. Rowe is responsible for leading a team of scientists focused on risk assessment and forecasting, and works closely with clients managing their exposure to meteorological risk. Dr. Rowe joined RenaissanceRe Risk Sciences’ predecessor organization as a senior research scientist in 1999 and has assumed positions of increasing responsibility since that time, including serving as an integral part of their atmospheric and oceanic research and development efforts. Dr. Rowe is a principal contributor to many initiatives including realtime weather prediction, evaluation and construction of risk assessment models, and research into climate influences on catastrophic weather.
Dr. Rowe has over 20 years experience as an oceanographer and meteorologist including several years on the research faculty at the University of Hawaii. Dr. Rowe holds a B.S. in Physics from Guilford College and a Ph.D. in Physical Oceanography from the University of Rhode Island.