Roche serves on the board of directors for the National Council of Compensation Insurance and joins The Hanover Insurance Group with more than 30 years of experience in the property & casualty business. (Photo: The Hanover Insurance Group)

The Hanover Insurance Group has appointed John C. Roche president and CEO, effective Nov. 4. Roche currently leads the company’s personal and commercial lines businesses as president of Hanover Agency Markets and has served on the company’s executive leadership team since 2008. 

Since joining the company in 2006, Roche has served in several senior leadership positions, including president, business insurance; vice president, field operations, marketing and distribution; and vice president, commercial lines underwriting and product management. Prior to joining The Hanover, he served in senior roles at the St. Paul Travelers Companies. 

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