David Long elected as Edmund Kelly retires


The Liberty Mutual Insurance board of directors has elected David Long as chairman of Liberty Mutual Insurance, effective 28 June 2013.

Long, who is currently the company’s president and chief executive, will succeed Edmund (Ted) Kelly, who is retiring.

Long has been with Liberty Mutual for 28 years and became president in 2010 and chief executive in 2011.

“All of us at Liberty Mutual Insurance owe Ted Kelly a tremendous debt of gratitude for his leadership and vision in transforming Liberty Mutual Insurance into the fifth largest global property and casualty insurer,” said Long.