Zurich North America said on Wednesday that it has set up an office for sustainability guarantees and hired industry veteran Mark Way as its head, as of December 15.
Mr. Way will report to Chief Underwriting Officer Brandon Fick and will serve as a member of Zurich's Technical Issue Management Team. 19659002] ]Mr. Way has most recently been acting head of global climate adaptation and head of global climate risk and resilience at The Nature Conservancy in Arlington, Virginia. Prior to that, he worked at Swiss Re Ltd.
The Office of Sustainability Guarantees will approach climate change as a risk and an opportunity when it comes to establishing emission strategies and guidelines, said Mr. Got in the statement.
the team will also lead a cross-functional committee that brings together different disciplines to address Zurich's sustainability commitment, he said.