LONDON, Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Chubb today announced the appointment of Janet Edey as Head of Management Liability for the UK and Ireland.
In this role, Janet will have responsibility for leading and overseeing the development and execution of Chubb's Management Liability strategy. Management Liability includes areas such as Directors' and Officers' Liability, Pension Trustee Liability, Employment Practices Liability, Crime, Initial Public Offering Liability and Kidnap and Ransom.
The appointment is effective immediately and Janet reports to Hilda Toh, Financial Lines Manager, UK & Ireland, Chubb.
Janet was previously Head of Professional Lines at Amtrust where she was responsible for the strategic direction of two syndicates. Prior to that she was Head of Specialty at Pen Underwriting where she developed and grew the Financial Lines and Specialty division within the MGA. Janet was also Underwriting Manager at HCC and spent 15 years at AIG in various senior management and leadership roles.
Hilda Toh, Financial Lines Manager, UK & Ireland, Chubb, said:
"With 30 years of industry and underwriting experience, Janet is a seasoned insurance practitioner whose strong leadership skills will help us execute our Management Liability strategy in a challenging market."
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries and territories, 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: chubb.com/uk