PMA Companies announced today that David A. Chandler has joined the company as Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President.
Mr. Chandler is responsible for leading the development and implementation of the information technology strategy, infrastructure and systems for PMA Companies. Chandler reports directly to John Santulli III, Executive Vice President, Risk Services and Sales, and is based in Blue Bell, PA.
"We are very excited that David has joined PMA. He has strong business experience in workers' compensation insurance as well as a background in many of the industries we serve including financial services, retail, and manufacturing industries," says Santulli. "Information technology plays a critical role in our ability to deliver effective products and services to our brokers, agents and clients. David brings a heightened level of expertise and innovation to PMA that will enable us to maximize technology solutions for our constituencies."
Chandler has over 30 years' experience in information technology and 16 years' experience in executive leadership roles. Most recently, Chandler was Vice President of Information Systems for Key Risk, a workers' compensation insurer and third-party claims administrator, and a member of the W.R. Berkley Group.
Chandler has a Bachelor of Science degree from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA and an MBA from the University of North Carolina - Greensboro as well as a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation. He is scheduled to complete a Master of Science degree in Business Intelligence from St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA, in August 2013.
About PMA Companies
PMA Companies provides risk management solutions and services, specializing in workers’ compensation and offering property and casualty insurance, in the U.S.
Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, PMA Companies is a member of Old Republic Companies. Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE: ORI) is one of the nation’s 50 largest publicly held insurance organizations.
PMA Companies includes the PMA Insurance Group, specializing in workers’ compensation and other commercial property & casualty insurance products; PMA Management Corp. and PMA Management Corp. of New England, providing results-driven risk management services.