HAMILTON, Bermuda – December 2, 2019 – Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO), an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products, today announced Jeff Grange will join the company to serve as an executive vice president for U.S. Operations. In this role, Grange will lead the following businesses: Argo Casualty, Argo Pro, Argo Insurance, Rockwood and Argo Cyber. He will also be responsible for U.S. claims. Grange will report to the company’s Interim Chief Executive Officer Kevin Rehnberg.
“We will benefit from Jeff’s leadership experience and deep background in specialty insurance,” said Rehnberg. “This structure focuses on maintaining operational excellence and providing additional senior leadership for Argo’s growing, profitable U.S. segment.”
Argo recently established a new reporting structure for U.S. Operations led by three executive vice presidents, including Gary Grose and Tim Carter. See prior release for more information.
With more than 30 years of insurance industry experience, Grange joins Argo from QBE North America, where he served as president of specialty and commercial insurance and as global head of the company’s trade credit and surety businesses. Prior to joining QBE in 2013, Grange was with Torus Insurance, where he served as chairman of the group underwriting committee and global practice leader for management and professional liability. He also spent more than 20 years at the Chubb Group, where he held various global senior management roles.
Grange has a Bachelor of Science in human physiology and a Bachelor of Arts in political science from McGill University in Montreal.