The Hanover Insurance Group has named James Kelley as President of Hanover Specialty Industrial Property, replacing James Abraham, who is retiring from the firm in April.
In his new role, Kelley will take responsibility for enhancing the company’s board portfolio of insurance solutions for complex high hazard industrial business.
Most recently, Kelley served as senior vice president at AmWINS. During his 25-year career, he has held leadership and technical roles of increasing responsibility, having started his career as a loss control consultant.
Prior to AmWINS, he held roles at The Hartford and Travelers in property underwriting, property and marine product development, loss control and risk management.
Bryan Salvatore, President of Specialty at The Hanover, commented: “We are pleased to welcome Jim to the team and know he’ll bring his wealth of industrial property experience to our organization. Hanover Specialty Industrial Property is an important component of our suite of specialized offerings for our agents.
“Under Jim’s leadership, we will continue to invest in and leverage our broad offering so that our agents can better serve their clients with high hazard property exposures.”