Global insurer Chubb has announced the promotion of four executives to its North American (NA) financial division.
Jarrod Schlesinger as Chief Operating Officer, Scott Williams as Executive Vice President, Private/Non Profit (PNP) Practice Leader and Chief Underwriting Officer, Jennifer Riley as Executive Vice President and Digital Strategy and Operations Officer The promotion to a person took effect immediately. , with Alissa Theberge as Head of Learning and Development.
All four will report to Michael Mollica, recently appointed President of the North American Financial Lines Division.
In addition to his current responsibilities for leading Chubb’s NA Financial Lines Management Liability business, Schlesinger now has administrative and professional responsibilities across all distribution channels, developing and executing the division’s operational strategy to optimize products and services. I am in charge.
In his new role, he will support the division’s growth objectives by driving technology implementation, product development, and cross-selling operational tactics.
Schlesinger brings over 20 years of industry experience to his new role. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President, Public Company Management Responsibility.
In his new role, Williams will have executive responsibility for all aspects of the division’s PNP underwriting operations, including field distribution, product development and income statement.
At the same time, he will continue to lead the company’s Financial Lines Private Equity vertical, with direct accountability for business development, product and field underwriting team oversight, production and financial reporting across new and existing private equity relationships.
Overall, Williams has nearly 15 years of industry experience. He joined Chubb in 2009 as a divisional advisor to his PNP division and has since held various underwriting and management positions within the division.
Meanwhile, Riley will assume executive responsibility for digital transformation in his new role, with an initial focus on PNP, professional responsibility and cyber lines.
She also oversees the division’s overall digital strategy and production, including financial reporting, underwriting, service center operations, and profit and loss performance.
Riley has over 25 years of industry experience at Chubb. Until recently, she served as Senior Vice Her President, National Segment and Distribution Leader for PNP Financial Lines.
Additionally, in her new role, Theberge will oversee the development, coordination and execution of key learning programs across all levels of NA Financial Lines’ underwriting operations. As part of this work, she identifies and capitalizes on opportunities, updating, automating and enhancing existing programs and tools to align with the division’s evolving risk underwriting and digital strategy.
Chubb also confirmed that he will retain his current role of Senior Vice President, Head of the Financial Lines Underwriting Service Branch (USB), reporting to Stoyan Konaktchiev, Chubb’s Executive Vice President and Head of Underwriting Operations. did.
“Jarrod, Scott, Jennifer and Alyssa are proven leaders who have made significant contributions to our industry-leading North American financial division. further improve, address the evolving exposures of our financial and insurance clients, infuse the benefits of digitalization into all aspects of our financial and insurance business, and optimize the ongoing development of our people and talent. said John Lupica, vice chairman of the Chubb Group and president of North America Insurance.
Mollica said: “These promotions will maintain our industry-leading technical underwriting and services, accelerate our digital transformation, and provide the best possible environment for our talented teams to continue to grow in their careers. It is aligned with North American Financial Line’s priority of achieving