Debra J. Perry


Ms. Perry was elected to Assurant’s board of directors in August 2017. She is the former senior managing director for global ratings and research at Moody’s Investors Service, a unit of Moody’s Corporation. She served as the senior business leader for the company’s Americas Corporate Finance Group and its U.S. Public Finance Group, with ratings of over $4 trillion of taxable and tax-exempt debt securities. Ms. Perry also worked in fixed income research at First Boston Corporation and in a variety of corporate lending and capital markets roles at Chemical Bank. She currently serves as Chair of the Audit Committee of Korn Ferry International and as a member of its Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, as a member of the Risk and Audit Committees of Genworth Financial, Inc., and as a director of The Bernstein Funds, Inc. (a mutual fund complex that includes The Sanford C. Bernstein Fund, Inc., The Bernstein Fund, Inc. and AB Multi-Manager Alternative Fund). Ms. Perry has previously served on the boards of MBIA Inc., CNO Financial Inc. and the board of trustees of Bank of America Funds.