Michael J. Roche
Executive Vice President, Claims
Allstate Insurance Company
Michael J. Roche is executive vice president for the Allstate's claim organization, which is the largest employee group at Allstate. Roche is a member of Allstate's senior leadership team.
Previously, Roche was senior vice president of Protection Technology and Administration. In that role, he was responsible for all aspects of Protection technology, agency and customer support functions, the Allstate call centers, and integration of various shared service functions.
Roche joined Allstate in 2002 as Allstate Financial vice president, information technology, where he was responsible for technology strategy, application development and interfacing with the corporate technology organization. He was named group vice president and chief information officer of Allstate Protection Technology upon its creation in 2003.
Before joining Allstate, Roche served as Heller Financial's group president of small business finance (1994-2002) and chief information officer (1990-1994). He spent 17 years at Continental Illinois National Bank in various IT positions, including managing director of IT applications development.
Roche is a member of the board of directors of One Economy, a national non profit organization that helps bring access to technology into the homes of low-income people around the country. He is also a member of the board of trustees of Rosary High School in Aurora, Ill., and served as a director of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce.
Roche received his bachelor's degree in mathematics and MBA from Northern Illinois University.↑ Back to Top