The Hartford taps head of global specialty distribution

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The Hartford taps head of global specialty distribution

The Hartford has announced the promotion of Richard Vaughn to head of global specialty distribution. In his new role, Vaughn will drive distribution strategy across the company’s products and channels in global specialty. He will report to Adrien Robinson, head of global specialty at The Hartford.

“We are experiencing tremendous growth across our portfolio in global specialty,” Robinson said. “Our exceptional customer service, strong broker relationships, and skilled underwriting have enabled us to benefit from favorable market conditions. As we continue to grow, Richard’s experience advancing key partner relationships and distribution strategies domestically and internationally will be key to evolving at scaling our organization. We’re pleased to welcome Richard to the team and continue to benefit from his positive impact.”

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Vaughn has spent more than 20 years at The Hartford in various roles across underwriting, sales and executive management. Prior to joining the company's global specialty unit, Vaughn served as vice president of distribution management for The Hartford’s enterprise sales and distribution function.