Jon B. Clements
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
With more than 40 years of experience in the international insurance industry, Jon Clements strategically leads the direction and growth of Clements Worldwide, following in the successful footsteps of his parents, who founded the company in 1947. Under his innovative leadership, Jon has inspired custom product development, which continues to differentiate the company in its 70 years of business. Jon has overseen the expansion of the company from Washington D.C. to its additional offices in London, and Dubai, while maintaining its family-oriented culture with a focus on trust, empowerment, and respect for its employees. As a recognized expert on international risk, Jon is a popular educator and savvy speaker for both expatriates and multinational companies worldwide.
President, Global Sales
Dan Tuman joined Clements Worldwide in 2000 and has over 30 years of insurance experience. As President of Global Sales, Dan leads our global sales initiatives for our Dubai, London, and Washington, D.C. profit centers. Dan began his insurance career with PMA Insurance Company and has worked for Reliance Insurance Company in various client facing roles prior to joining Clements. He is a graduate of St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia with degrees in Finance and Management Information Systems and obtained the Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.
President, Global Operations
Awarded CFO of the Year – Rising Star by Washington Business Journal, Tarun Chopra is a senior business executive with over 20 years of experience in finance, strategy and M&A. As President of Global Operations at Clements Worldwide, he is responsible for finance, M&A, treasury, IT, HR, operations and corporate compliance, among other responsibilities. He has held multiple leadership positions globally with Fortune 500 companies, including Fannie Mae, Whirlpool Corporation, Boston Consulting Group and Ernst & Young. He has a Chartered Accountancy and earned his MBA from Melbourne Business School, Australia. To learn more about Tarun, listen to his podcast interview with CFO Thought Leader on "A Finance Team's 3 Key Skills"
Senior Vice President
Smita Bhargava joined Clements Worldwide in 2006 and has over 20 years of insurance experience. As Senior Vice President, she heads the underwriting & binders team and specializes in developing customized insurance solutions for clients including International Health, fleet, Property, Liability, political risks, cargo, Disability, Aviation, Energy risks etc . Smita began her insurance career in India in 1996 as a broker (Insurance and Reinsurance) and has worked in various insurance markets, forging strong relationships with underwriters and insurance providers globally.
Smita speaks frequently at conferences, forums, and to the press on managing risk through insurance products in high-risk countries including Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Yemen, with recent quotes in Reuters, CBS MONEYWATCH, The Guardian, Globe & Mail, Daily Finance, and more.