LONDON, UK—To further strengthen its focus on serving the power generation industry’s evolving property risk management needs, FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, has named Allan J. Johnson, a 35-year company veteran, to the new role of staff senior vice president, head of power generation.
Johnson, who has more than 20 years of high hazard industry experience in both underwriting and loss prevention engineering, will lead FM Global’s power generation industry strategy, business planning and oversee the global delivery of FM Global’s specialised products and services aimed at that sector.
His appointment follows FM Global’s recent announcement that it had created a new specialty industries division focused on the needs of the forest products and chemical sectors.
Johnson started at FM Global in 1985 as a loss prevention engineering consultant after earning a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA.
He went on to become divisional engineering manager, Western division; senior account manager, Forest Products; client service manager, Dallas operations; and vice president, operations manager, Forest Products, Latin America operations. Most recently, Johnson was operations senior vice president of FM Global’s Forest Products operations.
About FM Global
Established nearly 200 years ago, FM Global is a mutual insurance company whose capital, scientific research capability and engineering expertise are solely dedicated to property risk management and the resilience of its client-owners. These owners, who share the belief that the majority of property loss is preventable, represent many of the world’s largest organisations, including one of every three Fortune 1000 companies. They work with FM Global to better understand the hazards that can impact their business continuity in order to make cost-effective risk management decisions, combining property loss prevention with insurance protection.