Chubb Group has promoted Matt Merna to chief operating officer, North America major accounts.
In this newly-expanded role, Merna will assist in overseeing the day-to-day operations for the major accounts division, and will also be responsible for exploring ways to further expand the company's range of core and specialty products, services and coordinated account management to the large account market.
Continue as VP of Global Casualty
Merna joined Chubb in 2010 and has been serving as senior executive vice president of Chubb Global Casualty. He will continue responsibility for that role and to work out of New York City.
Before joining Chubb, Merna worked for ACE Group for 10 years (prior to the merger between ACE and Chubb in 2016). While at ACE, Merna served in various senior leadership positions. Earlier in his career, he served in a range of management roles in public accounting and at a large global insurance company in New York and Europe. He is a graduate of West Virginia University.
Ideal for expanded position
“Matt's industry knowledge and extensive experience in working with large companies make him ideal for this expanded position,” said Chris Maleno, senior vice president of Chubb Group and division president of Chubb North America Major Accounts. “He represents the strong leadership we have at Chubb, and I am excited to work closely with him to further grow our Major Accounts business.”