- James F. Hughes
- Senior Vice President, Energy & Power Practice
Jim joined Marsh & McLennan Companies in June 2016 following his retirement from ConocoPhillips as their Corporate Insurance Manager. Jim is an internal and external resource assisting clients and prospects with risk management and insurance advice and guidance. He also acts as Senior Relationship Officer with a select number of Marsh energy clients and spearheads Marsh’s EnergyUniversityt (a series of educational seminars for clients and prospects and employees).
In addition to his 25+ year career with ConocoPhillips, Jim has been an ocean marine and energy underwriter with Swiss Re, a managing general agent and wholesale broker with Global Special Risks, and an energy and marine insurance broker and client executive with Johnson & Higgins. During his time with ConocoPhillips, Jim served on the boards of Oil Insurance Ltd. (OIL), Oil Casualty Insurance Ltd. (OCIL) and sEnergy Insurance Ltd. including chairing OCIL and sEnergy’s boards. He was also the founder of the Houston Energy Risk Managers group (a group of 100+ risk managers organized for knowledge sharing and networking). Jim has a wide range of experience and expertise across the risk management and insurance industry including political risk, captives, environmental risk, global insurance placements, directors & officers, etc.