Andrew Maneval is the President of Chesham Consulting, LLC, providing insurance, reinsurance, financial, and commercial arbitration, mediation, and consulting services, and serving as an Umpire, Arbitrator or Mediator in industry arbitrations.
Mr. Maneval is certified by ARIAS•US and FINRA (Financial Services industry) as Umpire/Arbitrator, is authorized as a court mediator in New Hampshire, and is a listed AIRROC Arbitrator. He serves as an AAA arbitrator, and is a listed International Centre for Dispute Resolution arbitrator. Mr. Maneval has served for over ten years as a charter member of the Task Force on insurance/reinsurance industry dispute resolution, and helped draft AIRROC’s dispute resolution procedures. He has served as Umpire or Arbitrator in approximately ninety arbitrations, and also has had considerable experience managing disputes as an insurance and reinsurance company executive and conducting arbitrations as an attorney.
Formerly, Mr. Maneval was President, COO, and Board Chair of the First State Insurance Company and New England Reinsurance Corp., with responsibility for run-off operations at The Hartford Financial Services Group. He was also responsible for reinsurance collections in The Hartford’s Ongoing and Run-Off Segments. He managed Horizon Management Group, New England Insurance Company, the Hart Re Company, Downlands Liability Management Ltd. (UK) and the Excess Insurance Co., Ltd. (UK). Prior to his tenure at The Hartford, Mr. Maneval was a partner in the New York City law firm of Mound, Cotton, Wollan & Greengrass.