Bob Murray

Bob Murray

Head of Surety
Zurich North America

Skills and experience

Robert Murray is the Head of Surety for Zurich North America, managing profit and loss for all Surety businesses for North America. With extensive experience in the surety and banking sectors, Murray joined Zurich in 2013 as Vice President, Surety, where he managed all of the Canadian Surety business. Prior to joining Zurich, Murray spent 13 years with Chubb Insurance, serving in various leadership roles in the Surety and Specialty lines. At Chubb, he was responsible for developing strategy and driving results for the Surety, Fidelity and Management Liability product segments. Prior to Chubb, he spent 12 years in commercial lending and account management at Scotiabank.

External appointments

Murray currently serves on the board of the Surety and Fidelity Association of America. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Surety Association of Canada.

Educational background

Murray holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University and a Bachelor of Arts from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.