QBE North America has announced the appointment of Thaddeus Woosley as Senior Vice President, Broker Management & Sales Operations.
Before joining QBE in February 2020, Woosley worked at Aon for 15 years in a variety of leadership roles of increasing responsibility.
Most recently at Aon, he served as Vice President – Global Broking, Commercial Risk Solutions, and worked closely with carrier partners to identify opportunities and build solutions to serve clients, among other duties.
Earlier roles included Vice President and Head of Marketing for Aon Risk Solutions U.S. Retail, Director of Marketing for Aon Risk Solutions and Director of Marketing for Aon Consulting Worldwide.
In his new role, Woosley will be accountable for broker relationships—ensuring close connectivity for QBE’s trading partners, managing compensation strategies, and executing service agreements in a way that focuses on delivering mutual value and growth for both partners and customers. He is based in QBE’s Chicago office.
“With 15 years of experience in the insurance industry, Thad has proven himself as a dynamic and innovative leader with deep expertise in developing successful carrier-broker relationships and building effective programs to attract and serve customers,” said Tom Fitzgerald, President of QBE North America’s Specialty & Commercial business.
“We are excited and fortunate to have him step into this role at such a critical time for the business. Many of our businesses are seeing unprecedented growth as a result of current market conditions.
“Having Thad cement our relationships with our limited and preferred trading partners will further strengthen our ability to deliver innovative solutions for customers during this time of need.”