Skills and experience
Adam Hurley is Head of the Real Estate customer industry segment for Zurich North America. He is responsible for setting the strategy and direction for all products and services Zurich provides to real estate customers in the United States and Canada. He first joined Zurich in 2012 as risk engineering manager in its Chicago office for The Zurich Services Corporation, where he led a team of remote risk engineers in the Midwest Region. In this role, he achieved significant business growth for the Risk Engineering department in the region. Prior to joining Zurich, Hurley managed risk engineering services for mid-market customers at another large commercial insurance company. Before working in insurance, he applied his engineering skills in the manufacturing industry designing tools and improving manufacturing processes, and at an oilfield services company providing logistical support.
Hurley holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan Technological University and a Master of Business Administration in finance from the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University.