Currently, she serves as CFO for Chubb's Europe and Middle East & Africa regions. In her new role, which is effective March 1, CONNOLE will have overall financial management responsibility for the company's commercial property and casualty, traditional and specialty personal lines, and accident and health insurance businesses in 51 countries and territories outside North America.
Miriam CONNOLE will succeed John JONES, who is retiring from Chubb in March after 43 years with the company. CONNOLE will report to Juan Luis ORTEGA, Executive Vice President, Chubb Group and President, Overseas General Insurance and to Peter Enns, Executive Vice President, Chubb Group and Chief Financial Officer.
Chubb Overseas General is comprised of two major businesses: one with retail presence in five regions of the world - Europe, Asia Pacific, Japan, Latin America and Middle East & Africa - and the other an excess and surplus lines operation in the London wholesale market.
CONNOLE has nearly two decades of experience in insurance and finance. Prior to her current role, she was CFO of Combined Insurance, a Chubb company. She has also served as Financial Controller for Chubb's operations in London. Miriam CONNOLE joined the company, then named ACE, in 2006 as Regional Controller for Emerging Markets. Earlier in her career, she held a number of senior finance positions in the insurance industry, including roles at Burford Capital, Friends Life Group, RSA and AIG.