Global re/insurer Chubb has appointed Lyndsey Christofer as Executive Vice President, Construction Industry Practice Leader for its large account segment.
She will oversee strategic direction whilst leading a broad team of dedicated construction underwriting and service specialists across multiple lines of business to deliver customised and innovative insurance solutions to Chubb’s construction clients and distribution partners.
In addition, she will have oversight of Chubb’s primary casualty and excess liability line of business for large account construction clients.
Christofer will be based in New York and report to Matt Merna, Senior Vice President, Chubb Group, Division President, Chubb North America Major Accounts.
She brings nearly 20 years of actuarial and underwriting experience to this expanded role, having held several underwriting leadership positions throughout her career.
Prior to this appointment, she served as Senior Vice President, Underwriting, where she was the primary casualty division lead for Chubb’s Construction Industry Practice.
Merna commented: “Lyndsey has a very strong background and understanding of our construction business and the complex needs of our clients.
“Over the past few years, she has been instrumental in successfully leading our Primary Casualty Construction team. Her broad experience, proven track record and understanding of the construction marketplace make her an ideal fit for this role.
“I look forward to working with Lyndsey as she continues to broaden the value of our offerings while growing our industry practice throughout North America.”