2015 Insurance Executive Conference
 


Title
Chief Operating Officer
Company
QBE North America
Bio
Bob James joined QBE in 2014 as President, Property and Casualty.  Bob has more than 30 years of experience as a P&L leader in both commercial and personal lines. Prior to joining QBE, Bob was an investment banker at Willis Capital and AON Benfield.  Additionally, he was CEO of Grange Mutual and the CEO of Balboa Insurance Group when it was owned by Countrywide Financial.  After Balboa’s acquisition by Bank of America, he served as the Insurance and Mortgage Operations Executive. His experience also includes executive leadership roles in Met Life's personal lines business, AIG's middle market commercial business and CNA. Bob began his insurance career at Allstate, spending 15 years in roles that spanned operations, sales and marketing.  Bob attended Syracuse University