NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Chubb today announced the appointment of Tracey Laws as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Global Government and Industry Affairs. In this newly created position, Ms. Laws will provide legal, regulatory and policy guidance and advice to Chubb's state, federal and international government affairs team. She will coordinate and ensure consistency in advocacy throughout the company's government affairs activities and will represent the company in a wide range of regulatory and industry settings.
Ms. Laws will report to Jodi Hanson Bond, Executive Vice President of Global Government and Industry Affairs, and be based in Washington, D.C. Most recently, Ms. Laws was Senior Vice President and General Counsel at the Reinsurance Association of America. She was previously a partner at the law firm of Chadbourne & Park and is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law. The appointment is effective January 2, 2018.
"We are delighted to welcome Tracey to Chubb's government affairs group. She is highly regarded within the insurance industry for her expertise and leadership on a wide range of regulatory and legislative policy matters and for her effective advocacy to advance the industry's interests," said Joseph Wayland, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Chubb Group. "She will be a strong addition to our government affairs team."
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at: www.chubb.com.
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