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ACE appoints Brigitte Hazard as Claims Client Relationship Manager, Continental Europe

  ACE appoints Brigitte Hazard as Claims Client Relationship Manager,
  Continental Europe

     New role will enhance customer service throughout the claims process

Business Wire

PARIS -- September 23, 2013

ACE Group today announced the appointment of Brigitte Hazard as Client
Relationship Manager in its Continental Europe claims team as it increases its
focus on customer service throughout the claims life cycle.

In this newly-created role, Brigitte will be responsible for developing and
enhancing the claims team’s relationships with clients and brokers in
Continental Europe with a particular focus on clients with multinational
insurance programmes, working with the sales and distribution team. In
addition, Brigitte will be one of the key claims representatives for ACE in
France, its largest market in the region. Brigitte takes up her new position
with immediate effect and will report to Eric Merville, Claims Director,
Continental Europe.

Brigitte has over 25 years of insurance market experience and joins ACE from
AXA, where she has held a variety of senior roles, most recently overseeing
claims handling for its worldwide technical lines portfolio. Her clients have
ranged from CAC 40 corporations to SMEs and she is particularly recognised for
her expertise in property claims and in fraud. She is a qualified lawyer.

Eric Merville, Claims Director, Continental Europe, said:

“Brigitte’s excellent knowledge of the claims environment in our Continental
European territories is complemented by her vast experience of product
research and development and of providing strategic input in to the technical
and operational aspects of claims handling. ACE is a global leader in
multinational business and her experience of worldwide claims processes and
multiple jurisdictions will be of particular value to our clients with
cross-border operations.”

ACE’s Continental European operation, headquartered in Paris, has a physical
presence in 19 countries and benefits from the expertise of over 1000
colleagues in 40 offices. It operates throughout the EU on a freedom of
service basis.

ENDS

About ACE:

The ACE Group is one of the world’s largest multiline property and casualty
insurers. With operations in 53 countries, ACE provides commercial and
personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental
health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of
clients. ACE Limited, the parent company of the ACE Group, is listed on the
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: ACE) and is a component of the S&P 500 index.

Contact:

ACE
Juliet Massey
Communications Manager EMEA
Tel: +44 (0)20 7173 7793