Alister Watt

Chief Product Officer

Alister joined IBHS in 2018 to lead the team that translates research into action as Chief Product Officer. Bringing 25 years of strategy consulting and management experience across public and private sectors, Alister has worked in financial services, risk management, broadcast media, and fast-moving consumer goods.

At IBHS, Alister is responsible for critical program areas that allow homeowners to apply IBHS’s research to make their home resilient including their Wildfire Prepared Home and FORTIFIED programs. He also leads the organization’s media, product design, membership, commercial and IT infrastructure groups.

Prior to his work at IBHS, Alister’s career spanned independent consulting and project management. He earned a Masters of Business Administration from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College.