As a Second Vice President for Travelers, Mr. Francis leads Travelers’ Business Insurance Management and Professional Liability initiatives. He also serves as the Enterprise Lead for Cyber Insurance.
As the Enterprise Lead for Cyber Insurance, Mr. Francis has oversight of all of the company’s cyber product management, including products for businesses of all sizes, public entities and technology firms.
Mr. Francis has emerged in the insurance industry as one of the foremost cyber experts, having been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Reuters, Insurance Journal, Property Casualty 360, Business Insurance, CNBC.com and other premier media outlets. Additionally, he served as co-chair of the 2013 NetDiligence Conference and has spoken at numerous other conferences on the evolution of cyber risk and how businesses can prevent against it.
Mr. Francis also is an active member of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) and has served as Chairman of the Hartford Chapter.
He holds a B.A. in History from the University of Maine.
He resides in Simsbury, Connecticut with his wife and four children.