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The Hanover appoints Fowle as CEO of Chaucer Syndicates, succeeding Slabbert

  • Publish Date: Posted over 7 years ago

The Hanover Insurance Group Inc. have promoted John Fowle to chief executive officer of Chaucer Syndicates Ltd. Fowle is replacing Johan Slabbert, who is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. Fowle has served in a number of leadership roles at Chaucer since joining the company in 2002, most recently serving as chief underwriting officer, responsible for the development and execution of the company’s underwriting strategy. Before joining Chaucer, Fowle held numerous underwriting positions in the London and Lloyd’s markets. President and chief executive officer of The Hanover, Joseph M. Zubretsky said, “We are thrilled to have John, with his extensive underwriting experience and expertise, move into the lead role at Chaucer. He has played a key role on Chaucer’s leadership team, helping us develop an outstanding underwriting discipline and culture. We look forward to continuing to build on the strong performance of the organization under his direction, providing responsive insurance solutions for our brokers, coverholders and clients. At the same time, we thank Johan for his many contributions to Chaucer and The Hanover.”