Chubb Names Watson, Porter to Energy Practice Leadership Posts

Chubb has announced dual care appointments for a Energy Industry Practice portion a mid- and large-market segments.

Brad Watson and Barton Porter have been named Energy Industry Practice Leaders for Chubb’s mid-market and large-market business lines, respectively. Their responsibilities will embody assisting appetite companies lessen a operation of risks as good as handling relations with pivotal placement partners.

In a mid-market appetite segment, Watson will lead a full-range of underwriting for clients focused on mining, petroleum, power, renewable and choice energy. Based in Dallas, he will news to Jim West, executive clamp president, North America Industry Practice Leader.

Watson has some-more than 25 years of attention experience. Most recently he served as Chubb’s underwriting manager for a Dallas region. Watson succeeds David Barclay, who will retire as a company’s mid-market Insurance Energy Practice Leader in June, after some-more than 36 years with Chubb.

For Chubb’s large-market appetite segment, Porter will coordinate a tellurian portfolio of products and services of a company’s vast comment risk government business for clients that are focused in a appetite sector, including appetite generation, on and offshore upstream, midstream and downstream companies, including production and constrictive companies that offer a appetite sector.

Porter will entrance a company’s offerings in a tellurian primary casualty, additional casualty, financial lines, environmental and sea lines of business. Based in Houston, he will news to John Alfieri, executive clamp president, North America Major Accounts Field Operations.

Porter has 35 years of skill and misadventure attention experience. Prior to fasten Chubb in 2014 as Global Casualty, comparison clamp president, underwriting bend manager, in Houston, he hold a series of comparison care positions during several brokerage firms.

Chubb’s Energy Industry Practice is represented worldwide, with 48 offices in North America.