Chubb elevates stalwart to lead property business in APAC and Japan

He has been with the firm since 2002

Chubb elevates stalwart to lead property business in APAC and Japan


By Kenneth Araullo

Chubb has announced the promotion of Ben McGregor to the position of head of property, APAC and Japan, for its general insurance business. This appointment will be effective from Dec. 1.

With over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry, McGregor's journey with Chubb commenced in 2002 when he joined as an underwriter in Perth. Over the years, he steadily ascended through the ranks, eventually becoming the property practice lead, Southern Region. In 2018, McGregor was promoted to his current role of property manager for Australia and New Zealand.

In his new role, McGregor will assume responsibility for underwriting and portfolio management across Chubb's property line of business. He will be stationed in Singapore and will report to Paul McNamee, regional president of Asia Pacific. Additionally, he will maintain a matrix reporting line to Aaron Shead, Chubb Overseas general head of fire.

“Ben is a seasoned property insurance professional. With his proven leadership skills and commitment to underwriting excellence, Ben will be pivotal in ensuring we capitalise on the many growth opportunities across the region. His progression through the organisation and promotion to his new role is another example of our commitment to developing and advancing talented senior leaders from within the company,” McNamee said.

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