John Keogh is Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of Chubb Limited. He is responsible for all property and casualty (P&C) insurance operations of the company globally.
Prior to ACE’s acquisition of Chubb in January 2016, Mr. Keogh was Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer for ACE Limited. He was also Chairman, Insurance – ACE Overseas General, a position he held since joining the company in 2006. He was appointed Vice Chairman in 2010, Chief Operating Officer in 2011, and Executive Vice Chairman of ACE Limited in November 2015.
Before joining ACE, Mr. Keogh held a range of positions with increasing responsibility during a 20-year career with American International Group (AIG), including Senior Vice President, Domestic General Insurance, and President and Chief Executive Officer of National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh (an AIG member company) from 2000 to 2006; Executive Vice President, AIG Domestic Brokerage Group, Head of Field Operations, from 1998 to 2000; and President and Chief Operating Officer, Lexington Insurance Company, from 1997 to 1998. He began his insurance career as an underwriter with AIG in New York in 1986.
Mr. Keogh serves on the board of trustees of the Eisenhower Fellowships and the board of overseers for The School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science of St. John’s University. He is also on the board of directors of the New York Police and Fire Widows’ and Children’s Benefit Fund, and the Brown University Sports Foundation.
Mr. Keogh holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Brown University.