President, STARR Marine
David French is President of Starr Marine, a leading provider of ocean marine insurance products and services. Mr. French is an expert in various areas of coverage such as cargo/multinational programs, marine liability, and inland marine and hull.
Prior to this role, Mr. French held numerous positions at Starr including Worldwide Marine Operations Manager and European Regional Marine Manager. Mr. French is a past Chairman of the American Institute of Marine Underwriters, a U.S. marine insurance trade association, and is currently a Trustee and Chairman Emeritus of the Seamen’s Church Institute of NY & NJ.
Mr. French holds a Master of Science Degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and a B.A. with honors from Colby College.