ACORD, the international standards-setting body for the insurance sector, has announced that the ACORD Board will be chaired by Tony Mattioli, the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at AssuredPartners Inc, with Kirk Behrens, Global COO at Aon as Vice-Chair.
ACORD’s Board of Directors for 2020 is comprised of 24 members, including seven new Directors.
The new Directors include: Colleen Batman, Senior Vice President, Small Commercial and Personal Lines Operations, The Hartford; Mark Berthiaume, Executive Vice President, CIO and Chief Technology Innovation Officer at The Hanover; Richard Brame, Senior Director, Willis Towers Watson; Bill Devine, Senior Vice President, Business Capabilities Officer, Travelers; Ian Macartney, Senior Vice President, Head of Innovation, Argo Group US; Richard Daniel McCoach, Chief Information Officer, Nassau Re; and David O’Leary, President and Chief Executive Officer USLI, Genworth.
The President and CEO of ACORD, Bill Pieroni, commented: “As ACORD celebrates its 50th anniversary, we are committed more than ever to supporting improved integration between industry stakeholders. The impressive diversity, knowledge and expertise provided by our Board is invaluable in fulfilling this mission.”
The following individuals are returning members of the ACORD Board of Directors for 2020: Tony Mattioli, Kirk Behrens; John Artesani; Steven Beard; Christoph Carus; Mark Cook; John Kellington; Robert Kelly; Kevin Kennedy; Mark Knipfer; Dave Matcham; Patrick Molineux; William Pieroni; Robert Rusbuldt; Markus Schmid; Dr. Ralf Schneider; and James Tyo.