Argo Environmental, a member of Argo Group International Holdings, an underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance, has appointed David Corry as senior vice president, head of environmental.
The company said Corry’s appointment comes with immediate effect and that he will report to SVP, U.S. operations Marsh Duncan, who oversees Argo Group’s Environmental, Inland Marine, and Contract P&C lines of business.
Corry joins Argo from Markel, where he was senior director of environmental and energy insurance. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati with bachelor’s degrees in finance and insurance, after which he spent a decade at Crum and Forster as a casualty underwriting manager.
He also previously spent 20 years at Chubb as an assistant vice president and is also a veteran of the U.S. armed forces, having served for 29 years in the Air National Guard.
Duncan said “With 35 years of underwriting experience, David brings to the team deep technical expertise and a strong background in casualty and complex environmental underwriting
“Argo Environmental is known for its excellent coverages and broad underwriting capabilities. I look forward to David building further on our successes and taking the business to even greater heights.”