Chubb has announced the appointment of Chris Collins as Head of Airline for Chubb Global Markets (CGM), the company’s London Market wholesale and specialty business including its Lloyd’s platform.
In this role, Collins will be responsible for leading the development and management of the CGM Airline portfolio.
He will be based in London and report to Simon Abbott, Product Head Aviation for CGM. The appointment will be effective from July.
Collins joins Chubb from AIG where he was International Head of Airline and Deductible since March 2022. Previously he was the insurer’s UK Head of Aerospace for three years.
All told, Collins has more than 25 years’ experience in aviation insurance, working on both the broker and insurer side in a variety of roles.
“Chris Collins is an outstanding insurance practitioner who is well-known and highly respected across the aviation sector and I am delighted that he will be joining our team,” said Abbott.
“His appointment as Head of Airline is the perfect way for us to start 2023 as we look to target new opportunities and develop further our aviation and airline business.”