(Bert Spunberg, Head of Strategy and Business Transformation, Hiscox USA. Image source: Hiscox.)
Hiscox (New York) has named Bert Spunberg Head of Strategy and Business Transformation in the US. The global specialty insurer reports that Spunberg will be responsible for identifying, scoping and delivering significant US business transformation projects and will be based in White Plains, New York. Spunberg will report to Steve Langan, CEO, Hiscox USA.
“Bert has been a key architect in transforming the business, demonstrated by his ability to smoothly deliver some of the largest projects in our history,” comments Langan. “We’re excited for Bert to lead the charge on combining our market leading digital capability with our specialist approach to stay ahead in a rapidly evolving digital arena, and look forward to his continued success at Hiscox.”
Prior to his appointment, Spunberg served as EVP, Business Transformation and led a number of strategic initiatives for Hiscox USA, including the successful delivery of a core system and business architecture change initiative. He began his career in 2000 at AIG, where he held underwriting positions of increasing responsibility, before taking on other strategic roles and moving to Hiscox in 2009 as a Vice President. Spunberg earned his MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Babson Graduate School, following a BBA in Finance, Risk Management and Insurance, from the Fox School of Business at Temple University.