Michael McKenna is currently the Chief Underwriting Officer for Falvey Insurance Group. The role is primarily focused in the following areas; profitable growth of the existing product suite for our carrier partners, expansion of the overall existing specialty product offering as well as executive responsibility for the various underwriting functions within the Group.
Prior to joining Falvey, Mike formerly led the Underwriting function as Chief Underwriting Officer of the Hartford Global Specialty Unit. Prior to The Hartford’s acquisition of Navigators in May 2019, Michael was the Chief Underwriting Officer of U.S. Insurance at Navigators with key responsibilities of growth, expense management and profitability of the U.S. Specialty products.
Michael joined Navigators in 2004 from Aon where he was Senior Vice President of the Specialty Reinsurance division. He focused on development and servicing of clients engaged in the broader P&C marketplace with heavy emphasis on Marine, Energy, Property, Aviation and other specialty lines of business.
Michael received a B.S. in Finance from Manhattan College. He recently served as Chairman of the Board for the American Institute of Marine Underwriters (AIMU), currently serves as Vice Chair of the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI), and is an active member of other various P&C industry organizations.