Speciality re/insurer Argo Group has announced the appointment of Allison Kiene to serve as group general counsel.
Kiene will be responsible for the company’s legal and compliance teams and will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Kevin Rehnberg.
She joins from Sompo International, having most recently served as assistant general counsel and chief compliance officer, data protection officer.
“Allison joins Argo with a wealth of experience in all aspects of the insurance industry’s legal, regulatory and compliance environments,” said Rehnberg.
“She will serve as a valuable member of the executive committee as we look to simplify the organization and pursue growth in our most profitable businesses.
“We would also like to thank Susan Comparato for serving as our former U.S. general counsel and managing much of the group’s legal and compliance responsibilities during this transition period.
“We’re looking forward to continuing to work with Susan as she moves into her new role leading our Programs, Transportation and Alternative Risk Solutions businesses.”