Kempton takes the helm of Nationwide's personal lines business
Casey Kempton has been tapped to lead Nationwide's personal lines property business. Kempton brings to the role a strong track record of success spanning both personal lines and commercial lines. She'll report to Mark Berven, Nationwide P&C President and Chief Operating Officer.
“During the search process, we had the chance to meet several outstanding industry leaders,” Berven said. "Casey stood out in particular thanks to her strong track record of performance excellence, deep experience in using data insights and technology to fuel growth and innovation and her dedication to developing future-ready talent.”
Kempton comes to Nationwide from Chubb where she most recently served as executive vice president, digital business officer responsible for emerging small business digital acquisition channels via direct-to-consumer affinity partnerships, eBrokers and agent-carrier connectivity. Prior to that, she led the personal lines agency channel at The Hartford including oversight of field sales performance, distribution strategy, marketing and product portfolio management. She also spent time with the ACE Group accountable for global personal and commercial lines as well as leading the operations and information technology for the Latin America region. Casey’s early career included working on P&C strategic initiatives at The Hartford. She's a graduate of the University of Connecticut.
“I’m excited to join Nationwide,” said Kempton. “It’s a dynamic time for the P&C industry, and I’m looking forward to working with an exceptional team to lead this respected personal lines organization into its next 100 years.”
Kempton starts in her role in mid-February 2024.