London, U.K.—James R. Galloway has been named an executive vice president at
FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, and will oversee its international operations and AFM, a division that provides commercial property insurance for the middle market. He will be based at FM Global’s corporate offices in Johnston, Rhode Island, USA, and succeeds Chris Johnson, who retired from the company after 40 years of service.
Galloway joined FM Global in 1986 in FM Global’s San Francisco, California, USA, office as a loss prevention consultant and has held various positions in the company. He then spent several years in sales before becoming a branch manager in Seattle, Washington, USA. Galloway later served as the international division underwriting manager in Windsor, U.K.; vice president and operations manager in both FM Global’s Dallas, Texas, USA, and Chicago, Illinois, USA, offices; senior vice president, Central USA division manager; senior vice president, global sales manager; and most recently, senior vice president, AFM division manager.
Galloway holds a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.
About FM Global
Established nearly two centuries 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.