Rhode Island-based marine cargo insurance specialists Falvey Insurance Group has hired Mike McKenna, formerly of The Hartford, as chief underwriting officer. He will oversee the underwriting for its group companies: Falvey Cargo Underwriting, Falvey Shippers Insurance and Safe Harbour Pollution Insurance. Prior to joining Falvey, McKenna oversaw underwriting at The Hartford Global Specialty, formerly Navigators Management Company Inc., for 11 years.
McKenna will join the existing executive team at Falvey, including Chief Operating Officer Jack Falvey, Chief Relationship Officer Daryl McKay, Chief Financial Officer Mike Edwards and CEO and President Mike Falvey.
McKenna will be based in New Jersey and joins 28 new hires who have been added to Falvey’s staff since January 2020.