Ángela Weyne Roig was appointed by Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla on January 2, 2013, to serve as Commissioner of Insurance for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. With more than 40 years of experience in the insurance and banking sectors, Weyne has had an accomplished and award-winning career in insurance, including management of a premium finance company, a managing general agency and a claims adjusting firm; presidencies of life and of P/C companies; and the presidency of the largest bank-owned insurance agency in Puerto Rico. She was also president of the first reinsurance company incorporated in Puerto Rico and served as president of two health maintenance organizations.
Weyne earned her bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of Puerto Rico and has received many awards through her professional career, such as the Top Management Award of the Sales and Marketing Association, Outstanding Women in Business of the Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce, and Woman of the Year from the Professional Women’s Association of Puerto Rico.
Weyne is an active member of the World Presidents Organization (WPO) and served as chair of the local chapter. Among the entities where she has served as board member are the Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce, the Puerto Rico Association of Insurance Companies and the Trust of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico.
Currently, Weyne serves as board member of the Puerto Rico State Insurance Fund Corporation, the Automobile Accidents Compensations Administration and the Health Insurance Administration.