Elyse Douglas assurant board

Elyse Douglas


Ms. Douglas was elected to Assurant’s board of directors in July 2011. She currently serves as a Senior Research Scholar at the NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business. Until October 2013, she was executive vice president and chief financial officer of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. and The Hertz Corporation, one of the world’s leading car rental companies. Prior to her role at Hertz, Ms. Douglas served as treasurer of Coty, Inc. from December 1999 until July 2006 and as an assistant treasurer of Nabisco, Inc. from June 1995 to December 1999. She also served in various financial services roles for 12 years at Chase Manhattan Bank (now JPMorgan Chase). Ms. Douglas is a certified public accountant and chartered financial analyst.