American names McCafferty as SVP & Director of Claims for Americas

American Club’s managers SCB has named Mary (Molly) McCafferty as Senior Vice President and Director of Claims for the Americas, effective the beginning of September.

McCafferty’s experience includes the practice of law, P&I club correspondency and senior executive positions with international shipping companies, most recently as general counsel to Guardian Navigation, a leading operator in the bulk trades.

McCafferty is admitted to the Bars of Connecticut and Florida. She is a Member of the Society of Maritime Arbitrators and sits on its Board of Governors. She is also a Director of New York Maritime, Inc. (NYMAR). McCafferty’s responsibilities at SCB will include the supervision of all claims and related activities across the Americas, in regard to which she will report to Don Moore, Global Claims Director and Joanna Koukouli as his deputy in that role, as required