The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. Appoints Jeffrey M. Farber Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President and Senior Finance Officer
The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc.
Jeff is executive vice president and senior finance officer of The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG), and will assume the role of chief financial officer on or about November 4, 2016. His responsibilities span the finance, accounting, investment, actuarial, enterprise risk management, treasury and investor relations functions.
Jeff has built a successful track record in the insurance and financial services industries over the last 30 years. Before joining The Hanover, Jeff held senior executive roles at American International Group (AIG), where he served as the organization’s deputy chief financial officer and as chief risk officer for the company’s commercial and consumer businesses. Prior to AIG, Jeff served as chief financial officer of GAMCO Investors, Inc., a publicly-traded asset manager. Previously, he held senior accounting and finance roles at The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc., most recently as senior managing director, controller and senior vice president, responsible for finance, tax and global procurement. He began his career at Deloitte & Touche LLP, rising to partner in the firm.
Jeff earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Lehigh University and a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in finance from New York University’s Stern School of Business.