News Release

Chubb appoints Ross McCallum as Head of Independent Brokers
Sep 3, 2019
“Ross has a clear track record of achievement in delivering a strong value proposition for independent brokers."

Chubb today announced that Ross McCallum has been appointed as Head of Independent Brokers, Australia & New Zealand. Mr. McCallum brings more than 20 years of experience in the insurance industry with roles that encompassed technical underwriting, claims as well as strategic distribution management in the United Kingdom and Australia. In his new role, he will report to Jason Hawksworth, Head of Distribution, Australia and New Zealand.

Mr. McCallum joined Chubb in June 2018 as the Steadfast Key Account Manager and proved his strengths in relationship management, sales and marketing strategies; achieving successful growth. As the Head of Independent Brokers, he will be responsible for refining Chubb’s go-to-market strategy and oversee the company’s relationships with independent brokers.

Working with dedicated independent broker distribution teams in six locations, he will ensure high standards of service and deliver across all aspects of independent broker partnerships. He will also take a lead role in the company’s Cornerstone program and work closely with Chubb’s Small and Middle Market Division.

Jarrod Hill, Chubb’s Country President for Australia & New Zealand said: “Ross has a clear track record of achievement in delivering a strong value proposition for independent brokers. I have every confidence he will build and strengthen Chubb’s relationships across our rapidly growing and extensive network of independent broker partners.”

About Chubb

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 more than 30,000 people worldwide.

Additional information can be found at: chubb.com/au

For further information: Robin Moore Chubb Insurance Australia Limited Grosvenor Place, Level 38, 225 George Street, Sydney NSW O +61 2 9335 3343 M +61 434 180 553 E robin.moore@chubb.com