NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Chubb announced today that Nandini Mani has been appointed Executive Vice President, Claims for Overseas General Insurance, the company’s international general insurance business in 51 countries and territories. Currently, Ms. Mani is Deputy General Counsel and Head of Global Litigation. In her new role, she will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s international claims organization, both retail and wholesale, that supports Chubb’s property and casualty, accident and health, and personal lines insurance businesses in Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Far East, and Eurasia and Africa.

Nandini Mani, appointed by Chubb to be Executive Vice President, Claims for the company's international general insurance business
Nandini Mani, appointed by Chubb to be Executive Vice President, Claims for the company’s international general insurance business

Ms. Mani will report to Juan Luis Ortega, Executive Vice President, Chubb Group and President of Overseas General Insurance, and Mike Smith, Senior Vice President, Chubb Group and Global Claims Officer. The appointment is effective immediately.

“Nandini brings a stellar background and a strong track record of performance to this role,” said Mr. Ortega. “Her appointment is another indicator of Chubb’s deep pool of talented leaders.”

“Our global claims organization is one of the finest in the world and we understand that claims is where we deliver on our commitments to clients. Nandini’s legal experience and knowledge of Chubb will be a valuable addition as she takes on this important role,” said Mr. Smith. “I look forward to working with Nandini.”

Ms. Mani joined Chubb in 2015, leading all global investigations and litigation. Previously, she served as Managing Counsel at BNY Mellon. Before that, Ms. Mani was an attorney with Debevoise & Plimpton.

Nandini is licensed to practice law in New York State. She also is admitted to practice in the Southern District of New York, the Eastern District

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Chubb announced that it has named Jeffrey Updyke Vice President, Chubb Group and Division President, Chubb Small Business. In this capacity, Mr. Updyke will have executive operating responsibility for Chubb’s retail insurance business that serves small commercial clients in the U.S. and Canada. He will oversee all facets of the business including strategy, product and business development, underwriting and service operations, and profit and loss performance. Mr. Updyke will report to John Lupica, Vice Chairman, Chubb Group and President of North America Insurance.

Jeffrey Updyke, Vice President, Chubb Group and Division President, Chubb Small Business

“Over the last several years, we have made significant investments to deliver an exceptional offering for small businesses and their agents, including the introduction of an award-winning digital platform called Chubb Marketplace,” said Mr. Lupica.  “Small business will continue to be a strategic priority for Chubb and a critical part of our North America franchise.”

“I am so pleased to have someone of Jeff’s caliber take on the responsibilities of leading this dynamic team of seasoned professionals that have paved the way for this fast-growing business,” he continued. “Jeff’s proven leadership and depth of experience in underwriting and understanding the needs of our distribution partners, particularly the importance of offering exceptional digital experiences, will be a key advantage in his new role.”

Mr. Updyke began his career with Chubb in 1991 as an Excess Casualty Underwriter. He most recently served as Chief Operating Officer of North America Field Operations, a role he has held since 2016. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Saint Lawrence University.

About Chubb

Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries and territories, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance,