Global (re)insurer Chubb have announced the appointment of Jason Keen as division president for Chubb Global Markets, assuming the role early next year subject to regulatory approval.
In his new role, Keen will be responsible for the leadership, strategy and performance of Chubb Global Markets, which comprises Chubb's London Market wholesale and specialty business including the company's Lloyd's platform.
Keen will report to David Furby, regional president, Chubb European Group. Jason succeeds Matthew Shaw, who is leaving the company.
He first joined ACE (now Chubb) in 2010 as a regional property underwriter for Asia Pacific and assumed overall responsibility for the company’s Property and Casualty portfolios in the region in 2016. He previously worked for Lloyd's syndicates Talbot Underwriting Ltd and Ascot Underwriting Ltd.
Juan Luis Ortega, executive vice president, Chubb Group and President, Overseas General Insurance, said : "Jason's strong underwriting acumen is a distinguishing feature of his success to date and aligns perfectly with our Chubb Global Markets tradition of underwriting discipline and consistent results."
David Furby, senior vice president, Chubb Group and regional president European Group added: "I am delighted to appoint Jason to lead our Chubb Global Markets business. He brings a wealth of insurance knowledge and business leadership experience to the role. I have great confidence in his ability to lead our wholesale business at a time of utmost importance and I am very much looking forward to working with him in his new remit."