Mr. Gely started his career in the Insurance Industry as an Agent in 1992. In 1994, he was appointed Executive Aide to the Commissioner at the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance of Puerto Rico (OCI) and in 2001 became an Examiner’s Supervisor in charge of the Financial Analysis Unit at the Office. In 2006, Mr. Gely was appointed as Director for the International Insurers and Reinsurers Division, and in 2009 and 2013 Deputy Commissioner of Supervision and Compliance. In 2010 he was appointed as liaison with the Department of Economic Development of Puerto Rico. In that capacity, he has participated in Economic Missions of the Government of Puerto Rico to China, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Panama, Colombia, Spain and the United States.
Mr. Gely served as a professor of Finance and Insurance courses for the University of Puerto Rico and for the University Center of the East, Carolina Puerto Rico, where he developed an insurance degree curriculum.
Mr. Ruben Gely holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration and Master Degree in Business Administration with concentration in Finance from the University of Puerto Rico. He was granted the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), the Accredited Adviser in Insurance (AAI) and the Associate in Risk Management (ARM) certifications by the American Institute for CPCU.