Chubb Names David Kirk President of Chubb Global Markets

Kirk brings nearly two decades of experience in Chubb’s London Market wholesale and specialty business.

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Chubb (Zurich) has announced that David Kirk has been appointed Division President, Chubb Global Markets, the company’s London Market wholesale and specialty business, including its Lloyd’s platform. Currently, he serves as Head of Marine & Deputy Chief Underwriting Officer for the division. In his new role, Kirk will have executive management responsibility for Chubb Global Markets.

David Furby, SVP, Chubb Group and Regional President, Chubb Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Kirk will report to David Furby, Senior Vice President, Chubb Group and Regional President, Chubb Europe, Middle East and Africa. With the appointment, Furby is relinquishing his role as Division President Chubb Global Markets. The appointment, which is subject to regulatory approval, is expected to be effective 1 July.

“David brings significant experience in the London wholesale market,” comments Furby. “His underwriting experience and deep knowledge of Chubb Global Markets ideally position him to lead the continued development of our London Market wholesale business.”

David Kirk brings nearly 20 years of industry experience.  Since joining Chubb in 2005, he has held various roles of increasing responsibility in Marine for Chubb Global Markets.

Kirk is a Chartered Insurer and a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute.

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Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at or (503) 936-2803.

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