The Chief Sustainability Officer of Hartford Names Shields
The Hartford has appointed Terence Shields to the newly created position of Chief Sustainability Officer.
Shields will lead the Office of Sustainability to guide overall environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategy, initiatives and disclosures. He will also continue to serve as Assistant Corporate Secretary, assisting the Board in oversight of ESG and reviewing emerging ESG-related regulations.
Shields has held several leadership roles since joining The Hartford, located in Hartford, Connecticut, in 2006. Most recently he was head of corporate law and interim head of sustainability. Prior to joining The Hartford, Shields worked as an associate in the corporate law department of Goodwin Procter LLP.
Amwins hires Nuest to accelerate practice in the transportation industry
Jennifer Nuest has joined Amwins in the newly created role of Transportation Practice Leader, becoming the company’s first full-time practice leader for the industry. Nuest will work with relationship managers on key client initiatives and new market entry and collaborate with practice leaders and drive communication and strategy for industry events including WSIA, ATA, TCA and MCIEF.
Nuest has 13 years of experience in the transport insurance industry. She previously worked as a business development manager at Nirvana Insurance and transportation marketing coordinator at HUB International. Amwins is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Coalition Against Insurance Fraud Names Thompson Deputy Executive Director
Tracy M. Thompson has been named the new deputy executive director of the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud in Washington, D.C. Thompson has more than 30 years of criminal justice experience as an assistant district attorney at the Mercer County district attorney, then deputy attorney general and assistant attorney general in the Criminal Division of the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office.
As a New Jersey insurance fraud prosecutor, Thompson oversaw a staff of more than 100 people who investigated and prosecuted insurance fraud, including health care, auto, Medicaid, disability and workers’ compensation. She recently retired and now serves as an adjunct faculty at The College of New Jersey, where she teaches academic writing and is introduced to criminal justice. She is currently a trustee of the NJ State Bar Association and was recently recognized as one of the NJ Law Journal’s Top Female Attorneys of 2022.
Chubb Names Mollica Division President for North America Financial Lines
Chubb has named Michael Mollica as division president for the company’s North American financial divisions. Mollica currently serves as executive vice president, head of private/not-for-profit business for the division.
Mollica will provide executive oversight of Chubb’s management and professional liability business, which spans coverage of public, private, not-for-profit and financial institutions, directors and officers, transaction risk and its errors and omissions, and cyber products. Mollica will also be responsible for the division’s strategy, product and business development, insurance operations and profit and loss performance.
Based in New York, New York, Mollica has more than two decades of experience in the insurance industry. Since joining Chubb in 2008, he has held several insurance leadership roles in the financial industry. In addition to leading the private/not-for-profit management liability business and heading the financial institutions business line.