ACE Appoints Cora Klena Senior Vice President, North American Marketing and
PHILADELPHIA -- July 1, 2014
ACE Group today announced the appointment of Cora Klena as Senior Vice
President, North American Marketing and Communications. Ms. Klena will be
responsible for all marketing and communications activities for the company’s
North American businesses including public relations, event marketing,
employee communications, print and digital marketing communications, and
executing ACE’s brand-related strategies in the United States and Canada.
Ms. Klena will be based in Philadelphia and report to John Lupica, Vice
Chairman of ACE Limited and Chairman, Insurance – North America. She will
report on a functional basis to Patrick McGovern, Senior Vice President and
Chief Communications Officer for ACE Group.
“I’m pleased to welcome Cora to ACE as we continue to raise the profile of our
broad range of commercial and consumer insurance businesses in North America,”
said Mr. Lupica. “We are confident that Cora, a proven corporate
communications leader and strategist, is the right person to lead our
marketing and communications team.”
Ms. Klena joins ACE from SwissRe, where she served as Senior Vice President
and Head of Corporate Communications for the Americas. In this role, she was
responsible for all marketing and communications for the company’s
reinsurance, insurance and financial products businesses in the United States,
Canada and Latin America. She previously served as a Senior Communications
Partner for USAA in its life insurance operations and the office of the CFO,
and as a Senior Communications Manager at E*Trade. Ms. Klena began her career
in public relations at a number of boutique agencies. She is a graduate of
Wellesley College, in Mass., where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in
Cognitive Sciences and East Asian Studies.
ACE Group is one of the world’s largest multiline property and casualty
insurers. With operations in 54 countries, ACE provides commercial and
personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident supplemental
health insurance, reinsurance, and life insurance to a diverse group of
clients. ACE Limited, the parent company of ACE Group, is listed on the New
York Stock Exchange (NYSE: ACE) and is a component of the S&P 500 index.
Additional information can be found at www.acegroup.com, or follow ACE in
North America on Twitter, https://twitter.com/ACE_GroupNA.
ACE North America Communications
Carla Ferrara, 215-640-4744
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