Joel Boyd


KPMG in Bermuda

Joel has over 14 years experience. He has eight years experience in the reinsurance industry including six as part of the management team. 

Joel serves a wide range of clients including SEC registrants, insurers and reinsurers, run-off reinsurers and captive insurance companies. Joel has extensive experience leading audits of large US SEC registrants including being the global lead Audit Manager for a New York Stock Exchange listed reinsurer. He works with global reinsurers writing property and casualty risks, specialty reinsurance and health business including those with Lloyds syndicates and he has detailed knowledge of internal controls, including SOX and COSO 2013. Joel has comprehensive knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS including complex topics such as business combinations and reinsurance accounting. 

Joel began his career with KPMG in Canada in the Vancouver office where his portfolio included a wide variety of Canadian and US public and private companies in multiple industries. During this time he gained extensive experience with both US GAAP and IFRS.

  • Financial Services
  • Insurance
  • Chartered Professional Accountant and Chartered Accountant

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honors), British Columbia Institute of Technology

  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia

  • Member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Bermuda