QBE North America News

Woosley Named Sr. VP, Broker Management & Sales Operations at QBE NA

QBE North America has appointed Thaddeus Woosley as senior vice president, Broker Management & Sales Operations. He is based in Chicago. Woosley most recently served as vice president, strategic advisor, Specialty & Commercial, at QBE North America. He has 15 …

QBE North America Promotes Gransbury to Head New Specialty Unit; Krauss to A&H

QBE North America has promoted Steve Gransbury to head of Specialty Insurance, a new group of existing QBE businesses, and promoted Tara Krauss to head of Accident & Health. The Specialty Insurance unit Gransbury now leads consists of QBE’s Accident …

Chubb’s McNab Joins QBE North America as Chief Human Resources Officer

Specialty Insurer QBE North America announced the appointment of Becket McNab as chief human resources officer. McNab will be responsible for all North America human resources activities, including driving the company’s focus on talent and culture. McNab joins QBE from …

QBE North America Appoints Moore Chief Operating Officer

QBE North America announced the appointment of Dan Moore as chief operating officer, effective immediately. In this role, he will lead Claims, Technology and Operations and oversee communications and branding. He had been serving as the chief operating officer on …

Veteran Aon Executive Fitzgerald Joins QBE North America Specialty & Commercial

A long-time Aon executive is signing on with QBE North America as its new president of Specialty & Commercial. Tom Fitzgerald is taking on the new position in February 2020 after being with Aon Risk Solutions for more than 28 …

QBE Service Helps Employers With Harassment, Bias, Other Employment Issues

QBE North America has introduced a complimentary service, QBE Business Resource Edge, as part of its Employment Practices Liability (EPL) insurance that is intended to help employers navigate harassment, discrimination and other potential employment practices violations and keep up with …

Willis Towers Watson’s Jones Named North America CEO by QBE, Replacing Johnston

QBE Insurance Group has appointed Todd Jones to the role of CEO North America, succeeding Russ Johnston who the company said has decided to seek opportunities outside of QBE. Jones joins QBE from Willis Towers Watson where he was most …

QBE North America Hires Ryan as SVP of Analytics in New York

QBE North America, an integrated specialist insurer, has hired Risa Ryan as SVP of Analytics to lead the development and delivery of analytic services. Based in QBE’s New York office, Ryan will be responsible for further strengthening QBE’s analytics strategy …

QBE North America Appoints Hill as President, Alternative Markets

Specialty insurer QBE North America has named Kris Hill as president, Alternative Markets. Hill has 25 years of experience in insurance operations and financial positions. She joined QBE in January 2017 as chief financial officer. Before joining QBE, Hill served …

QBE NA Appoints Zimmerman Health Care Risk Lead in Nebraska

QBE North America, an integrated specialist Insurer, has appointed Theresa M. Zimmerman global risk solutions lead for QBE Integrated Advantage for Healthcare. She is based in Omaha, Nebraska. The newly created role supports the recently launched QBE Integrated Advantage for …