EMC Insurance COO Hovick to Retire in January

Kevin Hovick, the long-time chief operating officer of EMC Insurance Group, is retiring after a career with the property/casualty insurer spanning more than 38 years. Hovick, who also has the title ...

QBE’s Sue Harnett: Leading a Transformation

Operational transformation is a central activity at QBE these days, and leading the change in North America since late 2012 has been Chief Operating Officer Sue Harnett, a 30-year veteran of ...

Does Your Company Need a COO?

Some P/C insurance companies have chief operating officers; some have more than one. Others have chief operations officers. All are C-suite positions. But does every carrier actually need a leader of ...