ACE Risk Management has appointed David Brown as vice president of Underwriting & Transportation Segment Leader to lead the national transportation industry segment initiative.

Brown will be responsible for delivering integrated insurance solutions that are specifically structured to meet the unique insurance needs of the transportation industry.

Based in New York City, Brown will report to ACE Risk Management COO Bill Rabl.

Rabl said that David’s experience in providing insurance solutions in the primary casualty transportation market makes him well-positioned to lead this group.

"Applying his expertise and discipline is an important part of ACE Risk Management’s objective to fully serve the demands of this dynamic market segment," added Rabl.

The new initiative provides customized primary casualty offerings to meet the specialized requirements of key industry class.

Brown held various underwriting management positions in ACE Risk Management since joining in 1999 and has more than 23 years of insurance industry experience.