Cunningham Lindsey, a global loss adjusting and claim management company, announced that Jim Girard, president and CEO of U.S. business will retire at the end of this year.
Tina Mallie, chief operating officer, will assume the position of CEO of Cunningham Lindsey U.S. beginning January 1, 2014.
Mallie joined Cunningham Lindsey U.S. on May 1, 2013. Her previous career included 10 years at Zurich Insurance Group where she held several senior management positions, the most recent being president of Programs and Direct Markets. Prior to Zurich, she held a senior executive position at PricewaterhouseCoopers in New York.
Girard was instrumental in the merger of the CL and GAB businesses and became CEO of the combined business in 2011. He was also significantly involved with the International and Executive Loss Adjusting (IELA) division for many years.
Girard has agreed to continue working as a consultant after his retirement.
Source: Cunningham Lindsey