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Shareen Tejero
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Underwriting Manager
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Underwriting Manager

About our Client

Progress-focused Insurance Underwriter with current experience in managing a high performing team. Comprehensive knowledge in a variety of insurance underwriting documents and terminology, and skilled in evaluating and reviewing applications for health and life insurance, and recommending acceptance or rejection based on established risk classification. Effective communication skills across departments and teams, and experience in cementing relationships with key partners and coaching team members in their professional development.


  • Created an underwriting audit executive summary which was sent to corporate office for evaluation
  • Appointed as member of Underwriting & Claims Committee for by Life Insurance Association
  • Organised first post-pandemic and face-to-face milestone celebration for underwriting department in January 2023 and together with my co-officers, organised a 2-day underwriting convention
  • Conducted a benchmarking survey regarding the non-medical limits of advisors from other insurance companies; the results this benchmarking led to an increase of our own non-medical limits resulting in more applications becoming approved quickly
  • Consistently passed underwriting audit (passing score is 98%)

Professional Experience

Underwriting Manager

Overview: Responsible for deciding whether or not to accept applications for life and health insurance

  • Review insurance applications, authorize reinsurance of policy when risk is high and decline excessive risks
  • Decrease value of policy when risk is substandard and specify applicable endorsements or apply rating to ensure safe profitable distribution of risks, using reference materials
  • Examine documents to determine degree of risk from such factors as applicant financial standing and value and condition of property
  • Review company records to determine amount of insurance in force of closely related risks
  • Communicate with field representatives, medical personnel, and others to obtain further information, quote rates, and explain company underwriting policies
  • Conduct audit, training and development of junior underwriters
  • Monitor team performance and productivity and applications submitted by MDRT advisors and high net worth clients


Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy)

Professional memberships

  • Life Insurance Association, Inc.
  • Home Office Life Underwriters Association
  • Life Office Management Association (LOMA)
  • Academy of Life Underwriting (ALU)



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