Lauren Gorte, Chubb
Senior vice president, financial lines
After a decade in production and field management, Lauren Gorte recently moved into a product management role, where she oversees the profit and loss, product development, underwriting guidelines, and growth strategies around Chubb’s professional liability product suite. Gorte joined Chubb’s Chicago office in 2009 as a professional associate, following in her father’s insurance footsteps. Throughout her career, she has held a variety of leadership roles, overseeing the real estate E&O book, leading the Midwest regions’ underwriting team and overseeing the Western zone for E&O and cyber.
A regular speaker and author on cyber and E&O topics, Gorte also regularly tutors fourth, fifth and sixth graders is active with Chubb’s associate program, its early-career development initiative. “I’d like to continue to see the insurance industry actively attract top talent as a viable and exciting career path,” she says. “I feel fortunate to have fallen into a career I love as I entered the workforce, and I believe it’s our responsibility to pass that opportunity and passion on to the next generation.”