LONDON, April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chubb has today announced the appointment of Melanie Markwick-Day as Upstream Energy Senior Underwriting Officer for its Overseas General Energy Division.
In this role Melanie will have responsibility for setting, implementing and delivering underwriting strategy for Global Upstream Energy. Her remit will include overseeing the five regional hubs within Chubb Overseas General (Europe, Asia Pacific, Japan, Latin America and Eurasia & Africa) as well as identifying strategic opportunities alongside Chubb's team in North America.
Melanie will report into Andrew Brown, Chief Underwriting Officer, Global Energy and will be based in London. The appointment was effective 1 April.
She joins Chubb having worked previously at Lloyd's syndicates Ascot and Neon where she was Upstream Energy Class Underwriter.
Andrew Brown, Chief Underwriting Officer, Global Energy, Chubb said:
"I am delighted that Melanie is joining our Energy underwriting management team. She brings to Chubb a wealth of knowledge and experience and is perfectly placed to help drive growth in this important part of our Overseas General Energy business."
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, Paris and other locations, and employs approximately 30,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at: chubb.com/uk