Maritime Program Group Hires Roper to New Hampshire Office

November 28, 2017 - Maritime Program Group Inc. (MPG) of Westbrook, Conn., has hired Matthew Roper as manager of its Commercial Recreational Marine program.

In this role, Roper assumes responsibility for the growth, development and profitability of MPG’s core recreational marine portfolio. He is based out of the company’s Manchester, N.H., office.

Roper brings knowledge in the underwriting of marinas, boat dealers, boat builders and marine manufacturers. He comes to MPG from Chubb where he spent the past six years as a senior underwriter in its Recreational Marine Facilities division. Prior to that, he served as a marine underwriter for Acadia.

Maritime Program Group (MPG) is a program administrator providing a range of marine insurance products and underwriting services to its broker network throughout the U.S. MPG specializes in protecting all types of marine-related assets across every category of marine risks, including recreational marine, inland marine and ocean marine.

Through its private client services, MPG serves the individual insurance needs of high-net-worth clients, hard to place and coastal homeowners, standalone liability and excess flood. MPG’s nearly 70 employees service business with staff and facilities from locations in Connecticut, New Hampshire, Georgia, New York, New Jersey, Maine, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Florida, California and Washington