Joe Murphy

Joe Murphy

Head of Distribution and Strategic Relationships
Zurich North America

Skills and experience

Joseph S. Murphy is the Head of Distribution and Strategic Relationships for Zurich North America. As Head of Distribution and Strategic Relationships, Murphy is responsible for driving Zurich’s Select Brokers® strategy and for enhancing Zurich’s position with its Global and National Strategic Brokers. He has been with Zurich since 1999.

Previously, Murphy served as a Regional Executive in Marketing, Distribution and Regional Management for Zurich North America, where he was responsible for all market execution and business operations in the East Region. Prior to joining Zurich, he held various management and field underwriting roles with Royal Insurance and, for 11 years, he was an agency principal and owner in Philadelphia.

Educational background

Murphy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Siena College in Loudonville, New York.