Reinsurance giant Swiss Re’s commercial insurance arm, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions (Swiss Re CorSo), has announced the appointment of Emmanuelle Huard-Auray as Head Engineering & Construction (E&C) North America.
Based in Chicago and reporting to Michael LaRocca, Head Property & Specialty North America, Huard-Auray takes on responsibility for driving the success of the E&C portfolio in North America and leading a regional team of underwriters.
She joined Swiss Re in 2011 as an E&C underwriter before transitioning to senior underwriter in 2015.
Before joining Swiss Re, she worked in facultative underwriting and risk engineering.
“We’re thrilled to be able to fill this role internally. Emmanuelle brings a wealth of underwriting expertise and deep market knowledge. She is a respected underwriter in the E&C space, and I look forward to working with her as she takes on a leadership role,” said LaRocca.