Mutual Insurance Company of Arizona (MICA) has appointed Edward Marley as president and chief executive officer, taking effect on 1 September.
Marley (pictured) has served as MICA’s chief financial officer for 11 years and will succeed James Carland, who will continue on as executive chairman of the firm’s board of trustees.
Before joining MICA, Marley was vice president at The Doctors Company and at SCPIE Holdings. Earlier in his career, he served as the chief financial officer for a professional liability carrier.
Carland said: “During an extensive nationwide search, we sought someone who had the business acumen, industry expertise, and long-term vision to further MICA as an industry leader.
“We are confident that with his leadership, Ed is the right person to continue MICA’s commitment to its member-insureds and its physician focused mission.”
Marley added: “As president and CEO, I plan to continue the strong and enduring mission of MICA.
“MICA is an exemplary advocate for its physicians and advanced health care professionals and a regional industry leader.”