In this role, Drew will be responsible for the further development and execution of the Inland Marine strategy across the enterprise, while building underwriting talent and capability.
"I am excited to have Drew bring his knowledge and expertise to this leadership role," said Bob Lindemann, president and chief operating officer, CNA Commercial. "Drew is a talented professional who adds a great deal of value to the CNA enterprise, and by supporting his development we are not only strengthening his leadership skills but we are also investing in the future of our company."
For the past two years, Drew was the Inland Marine zone leader supporting the Mid-Atlantic and Northern Zones.
Drew started his career with The Hartford and held a number of positions with increasing responsibility. During his tenure with CNA, Drew has helped develop and lead CNA's growth and margin strategies.
Drew received his undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri and his MBA from the University of Texas. He will be relocating to Chicago from Maryland to assume this role.
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