WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., July 20, 2017 /CNW/ -- Chubb has named Michelle McLaughlin Executive Vice President and Property Manager for its North America Commercial Insurance division. In this capacity, she will oversee the retail commercial property and package property insurance business that serves the middle market in North America, through 48 offices in the United States and Canada.
Ms. McLaughlin, with 25 years of experience at Chubb, most recently served as Package Property Manager for Commercial Insurance. She has a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Seton Hall University.
Ms. McLaughlin will report to Paul Lewis, Executive Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer, Commercial Insurance. "Michelle's deep underwriting knowledge and her proven leadership capabilities will be instrumental in focusing on the growth of the organization while helping our commercial property clients in North America protect their assets" said Mr. Lewis. "I look forward to working with her to build our future property business."
"Michelle is going to provide enormous value in her new role," said Derek Talbott, Division Chairman North America Property. "She will play a vital part in executing Chubb's property strategy in North America, and I'm confident that her broad industry experience will enable her to meet the evolving risks of our global property customers."
Ms. McLaughlin succeeds Edward Radzinski, who after a distinguished 39-year career at Chubb, will retire at the end of August.
"For more than three decades, Ed played a key role in developing the property underwriting discipline, capabilities and products for the organization," said Mr. Lewis. "I want to express my deepest thanks and appreciation for his steady hand in developing our people and our business, and we wish him well in his retirement."
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at www.chubb.com.
Chubb Insurance Company of Canada has offices in Toronto, Calgary, Montreal and Vancouver and provides its products and services through licensed insurance brokers across Canada. For additional information, visit: chubb.com/ca.