Chubb has appointed Louise Joyce as life sciences manager for the UK and Ireland.
Life Sciences is one of Chubb's five industry practices in the UK and Ireland.
In her role, Joyce will be responsible for leading Chubb's life sciences team and overseeing its strategic development and execution.
She will report to Karen Strong, head of industry practices.
Joyce joined Chubb in 2005 as an underwriter and most recently served as branch manager in Birmingham.
She has previously worked in a variety of roles including Midlands and South casualty underwriting manager.
Commenting on the appointment Strong shared: "I am delighted that Louise has been appointed to lead the Life Sciences Industry practice in the UK and Ireland. Louise brings with her a wealth of experience across many lines of business and this will give us a huge advantage as she develops further our already successful Life Sciences team."