Chubb has announced the appointment of Raheila Nazir as Head of Cyber & Technology for Overseas General Insurance, the company’s international general insurance business.
In this role, she will lead Chubb’s international Cyber & Technology practice and be responsible for overseeing underwriting, strategy, product and business development, and financial performance.
Nazir was previously Cyber Underwriting Manager, United Kingdom, Ireland and South Africa and Chubb Global Markets, which comprises Chubb’s London Market wholesale and specialty business including the company’s Lloyd’s platform.
Going forward, she will be based in London and report to Tim Stapleton, Executive Vice President, Financial Lines, Chubb Overseas General, and Mike Kessler, Vice President, Chubb Group and Division President, Global Cyber Risk.
Nazir has more than 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, having joined Chubb in 2018. Prior to this, she held multiple leadership and underwriting roles at several major carriers.
“Raheila is a seasoned cyber practitioner and is widely recognised as a highly-respected leader in the cyber insurance market,” said Stapleton. “Her insights and expertise make her perfectly placed to lead Chubb’s Overseas General Cyber practice as we continue to evolve to meet the ever-changing needs of our brokers and clients.”
Kessler also commented: “One of Chubb’s many strengths is our ability to develop and promote from within and acknowledge talent across the company. The Cyber and Technology practice is a fundamentally important part of our Overseas General Insurance business and I am delighted that we have been able to promote Raheila to this key leadership position.”