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News about international insurance and reinsurance group Chubb, including news about the company’s financial results, its new product launches, new hire news and other analysis or insight about Chubb’s insurance and reinsurance offering.

Chubb creates new energy team for Global Markets

10th February 2021

Global re/insurer Chubb has created a new energy team in Chubb Global Markets (CGM), which will underwrite large corporate energy customers in EMEA, Asia Pacific and Latin America. CGM comprises Chubb's London market wholesale and specialty business including the company's Lloyd's platform. Middle market energy customers' risks will continue to be underwritten ... Read the full article

Chubb promotes Leigh Anne Sherman to Division President of ESIS

9th February 2021

Global re/insurer Chubb has appointed Leigh Anne Sherman as Division President of ESIS, based in New York and reporting to Matt Merna, Senior Vice President, Chubb Group and Division President, Chubb North America Major Accounts. Sherman will take over ... Read the full article

Chubb’s Q4 net income rises to $2.42bn

3rd February 2021

Global re/insurer Chubb has reported a 2020 fourth quarter net income of $2.42 billion, up from $1.17 billion in the prior year quarter. Meanwhile, core operating income was $1.44 billion versus $1.04 billion prior year. Q4 pre-tax catastrophe losses were $314 million compared with $430 million in the prior year period. P&C underwriting ... Read the full article

Chubb makes two senior leisure travel appointments

21st January 2021

Global re/insurer Chubb has named Shane Guerin as Head of Travel for UK and Ireland, and Ruben Rivero as Head of Travel for Continental Europe. Guerin currently serves as Accident and Health Manager for Ireland, and now takes on the additional responsibilities for the strategic development and growth of the firm's ... Read the full article

Chubb names HSBC’s Enns as CFO as Bancroft announces retirement

15th January 2021

The Executive Vice President (EVP) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Chubb Group, Philip Bancroft, is to retire from the company after 19 years of service and will be succeeded by HSBC's Peter Enns. Bancroft will retire from Chubb on July 1st, 2021 and is expected to remain with the re/insurer ... Read the full article

Chubb names Michael Kessler division president of cyber risk insurance

14th January 2021

Global re/insurer Chubb has announced the appointment of Michael Kessler as division president of its cyber risk insurance business. Currently serving as a vice president and chief reinsurance officer, Kessler will now oversee all facets of the business including strategy, product and business development, underwriting and service operations. He reports to Paul Krump, ... Read the full article

Chubb selects Jeremiah Konz as new Chief Reinsurance Officer

13th January 2021

Property and casualty insurer Chubb has announced that Jeremiah Konz, currently Executive Vice President, Reinsurance Officer for Chubb Overseas General, has been appointed as the company's new Chief Reinsurance Officer, effective immediately. Konz takes over from Michael Kessler, who Chubb recently named Division President of its global cyber risk insurance operation. In ... Read the full article

Chubb announces new Climate Sustainability Manager

31st December 2020

Global re/insurer Chubb has appointed Alexandra Waldman as Climate Sustainability Manager. In this newly created global role, Waldman will help to identify and implement opportunities for climate-related products and services as well as encourage employee engagement in climate sustainability issues. She will also be in charge of establishing a framework against which ... Read the full article

Chubb promotes leaders within CGM unit

29th December 2020

Global re/insurer Chubb has announced leadership promotions to its professional indemnity teams for Chubb Global Markets (CGM). Steve Driscoll has been appointed Head of Professional Indemnity for CGM and also for the United Kingdom & Ireland. Meanwhile, Benjamin Rowley has been promoted to Head of U.S. Professional Indemnity at CGM. Both appointments ... Read the full article

Chubb enhances D&O, fiduciary insurance offerings

23rd December 2020

Global insurer Chubb has announced enhancements to its Directors & Officers and entity securities liability as well as its fiduciary liability primary insurance offerings. Improvements are aimed at helping companies dealing with a range of management liability risks. Chubb says the move reinforces its commitment to providing solutions that address multiple exposures, ... Read the full article

Chubb creates new digital team for Continental Europe, UK&I

11th December 2020

Global re/insurer Chubb has formed a new digital team for Continental Europe and the United Kingdom & Ireland. The team will help develop and execute Chubb's efforts to broaden its digital product and service offerings, while also creating new channels for product distribution. The new team will be led by Santiago Sanchez as ... Read the full article

Chubb & Nubank launch digital life offering in Brazil

4th December 2020

Global re/insurer Chubb has announced a new digital life offering in Brazil, launched in partnership with digital bank and fintech firm Nubank. The offering, called Nubank Vida, is underwritten by Chubb and will be made available to Nubank’s 30 million customers across Brazil. Basic coverage includes natural or accidental death and funeral ... Read the full article

Chubb hires SVP for Overseas General Insurance

3rd December 2020

Global re/insurer Chubb has appointed Gabriel Lazaro as Senior Vice President, Digital Head for Overseas General Insurance. In this new role, Lazaro will have responsibility for digital insurance product distribution and sales efforts in countries and territories outside North America, working with Chubb's digital teams around the world. He will report to ... Read the full article

Chubb’s John Keogh appointed President

2nd December 2020

John Keogh, Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Chubb Group, has been named as the re/insurer's new President, effective immediately. As President and COO of Chubb, Keogh will continue to report to Evan Greenberg, the company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and his current companywide responsibilities remain ... Read the full article

Chubb appoints John Latter to Claims Director role

12th November 2020

Global re/insurer Chubb has announced the appointment of John Latter as Senior Vice President, Claims Director for the company's Europe and Eurasia & Africa regions. In his new role, Latter will have overall responsibility for the strategy and delivery of Chubb's claims services in these two regions. He will continue to be based ... Read the full article

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