The Navigators Group, an international specialty insurance holding company, has promoted Ciro DeFalco to senior vice president (SVP) and chief financial officer (CFO). DeFalco had served as interim CFO since 31 October 2011, following the retirement of Francis McDonnell.
DeFalco joined the company in September 2011 and, prior thereto, was SVP and group planning officer of White Mountains Re Group, the reinsurance subsidiary of White Mountains Insurance Group. DeFalco has held a variety of senior corporate finance, controllership, and treasury positions in the insurance industry. He achieved a Bachelors of Accounting at Pace University and an MBA at Columbia University Graduate School of Business. He is a certified public accountant (CPA).
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