Chubb names PE practice leader outside North America

November 3 2017 by InsuranceAsia News Staff

Chubb has appointed Grant Cairns to the newly created role of private equity practice leader overseas general (COG).

In this role, Cairns will lead and coordinate the delivery of Chubb’s full set of insurance products and services across all regions outside of North America.

He will respond to private equity related transactions and meet the needs of Chubb’s portfolio companies.

Cairns will report to Tim O’Donnell COO, commercial P&C, COG and Seth Gillston EVP, M&A and private equity practice leader, and will move to Australia from London in January.

Chubb’s Private Equity Practice provides specialised insurance solutions for private equity firms and their portfolio companies, bringing underwriting expertise and product capabilities to a broad range of companies, the insurer said.