U.S primary insurer Liberty Mutual Insurance has appointed George Serafeim to its board of directors.
Sarafeim is a Charles M. Williams professor of business administration at Harvard Business School and senior partner and co-founder of the global sustainable business consulting firm KKS Advisors.
He brings a wealth of experience in accounting, finance and strategic management, and corporate governance and board reporting, as well as a proven track record in developing effective sustainability strategies for companies around the world.
He is a co-founder of consulting firm KKS Advisors and technology firm RGS, and with deep experience in investment management, he has helped organisations build effective strategies that pave the way to a sustainable society.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Long commented: “George Serafeim is a renowned business strategist and academic leader who comes to our board with valuable insights and perspectives.
“His background and thought leadership will play a pivotal role as we continue our sustainability journey and deliver on our belief that progress happens when people feel secure.”
Serafeim added: “Liberty Mutual’s venerable history is a testament to its resiliency and ability to position the business for long-term success.
“I look forward to working closely with my fellow board members and the Liberty Mutual management team to continue driving business growth and movement around the company’s sustainability goals.”