Scott Kannry

CEO and Co-Founder


Scott Kannry, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Axio, is the architect of Axio’s four-quadrant cyber loss impact taxonomy and the methodology for evaluating and stress testing insurance portfolios, a process designed specifically to better align overall cyber exposure with insurability. This approach was the first to codify the reality that cyber predicated losses can trigger numerous lines of insurance coverage.

Previously, Scott worked at Aon PLC, where he established and led the eastern region professional and cyber solutions team. While at Aon, he specialized in advising firms on emerging cyber exposures and designing customized risk transfer solutions. Scott worked with firms in all sectors but focused on critical infrastructure industries including energy, utility, and transportation. A frequent speaker at industry events and contributor to insurance and
cybersecurity publications, he has been recognized as a Crain’s Chicago “Notable Entrepreneur,” Business Insurance Magazine “Top 40 under 40” broker, Risk and Insurance Magazine “Power Broker,” and industry Rising Star by Reactions magazine.