XL Insurance, the global insurance underwriting operations of XL Group, has appointed Virginia Chase in Boston and Michael Mandziara in Chicago as vice presidents - senior program executives to its North America Program team.
Chase comes XL Insurance from Lexington Insurance Company, where she most recently served as senior program manager.
Chase’s career also includes various underwriting and program management positions with One Beacon and Commercial Union Insurance.
Mandziara moves to XL Insurance from Zurich Financial Services where he was senior vice president and head of construction services within programs and direct markets.
Prior to his programs position, Mandziara implemented agency and broker strategy for Zurich’s North America Commercial Small Business unit.
Before joining Zurich in 2002, Mandziara was a consultant with Accenture where he helped manage various IT and process transformation projects.
XL Insurance’s North America Programs group works with program administrators nationwide who provide insurance coverage to very specific industries, having unique industry knowledge, specialized underwriting skill and a proven record of success with managing books of program business.