Hub International names Michael S. Chapman president of South region

Hub International Limited (HUB), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that it has named Michael S. Chapman, currently Chief Executive Officer of Hub International Southeast, as President of Hub’s newly formed US South region, which will include states Virginia through Louisiana, and existing Hub’s Carolinas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and Gulf South operations. He will continue to report to Marc Cohen, recently appointed President of Hub International.

During his tenure as CEO of Hub Southeast since 2013, Mr. Chapman has led the Southeast region, with offices throughout the Carolinas and Florida, to more than triple in size through a combination of M&A and organic growth. An employee of Hub since 2000, he previously served as the Chief Sales Officer of Hub International New England, based in Wilmington, Massachusetts. Prior to Hub, he held several management positions at various insurance companies, entering the industry in 1986.

A graduate of the University of New Hampshire, he holds Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI), and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designations.

“Michael has played a pivotal role in Hub’s tremendous growth over the past decade given his outstanding leadership and operational experience,” stated Cohen. “Through this newly formed role, he will add an important voice to the Hub executive team and continue to build out Hub’s presence in the Southern US territory.”

“HUB’s organic growth and mergers and acquisitions efforts, is creating new opportunities for where and how we do business,” stated Martin P. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Hub International. “Mike has successfully led the Southeast team through many acquisitions over the past few years. Building the right leadership team is necessary to maintaining our position and fueling our ambitions as we take advantage of the exciting changes in the insurance industry and future expansion of our operations.”