Michael McKenna currently leads 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 US 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, currently serves as Vice Chair of IUMI, and is an active member of various other P&C industry organizations.