Angela Weyne Roig was appointed by Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla to serve as Commissioner of Insurance for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico January 2, 2013.
With more than 40 years of experience in the insurance and banking sectors, Weyne has accomplished an award-winning career in insurance, including management of a premium finance company, a managing general agency, a claims adjusting firm, presidencies of life and of property and casualty 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 received her bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of Puerto Rico and has been recipient of 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.
Commissioner 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, the Friends of El Yunque Foundation, Central Caribbean University and the Trust of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico.