Allgemeine Rechtsschutz-Versicherungs Aktien Gesellschaft, or ARAG, a legal insurance company, has appointed Nicole May as sales director for the northeast region of the US.

During her career, Ms May served in key sales and marketing positions with several large national carriers. More recently, Ms May operated a consulting firm, where she worked with financial and insurance professionals to develop marketing strategies and product offerings in the voluntary benefits market.

Cameron Sutton, president and CEO of ARAG, said: Nicole May has an impressive background in the insurance industry, where she has cultivated strong relationships in the benefits community.