Chubb Ltd. said on Tuesday that Matt Booker has been promoted to head of Westchester Wholesale and Surplus Property and Internal Marine Practice, the successor to Bob Meyer, who has been named Vice President of North America.
In the newly created role, Mr Meyer will report to Derek Talbott, Division President, Property in North America and will serve as a key member of Chubb's property management team in North America.
Mr. Meyer, based in Alpharetta, Georgia, will build and develop staff training for all properties in North America, while continuing to provide warranty and guidance to Westchester, Chubb said. He will be responsible for strategic planning, portfolio management, including disaster management and reinsurance strategy.
As Executive Vice President of Westchester Property and Inland Marine, Mr Booker, also based in Alpharetta, Georgia, will lead new business development, strategic direction, underwriting strategy and product development, said Chubb.
Mr. Booker will report to Scott Meyer, senior vice president, Chubb Group and division president of Westchester.
Mr. Booker was previously senior vice president, major accounts property in the United States, serving the large accounts segment.