Maria Guercio is Climate Tech Industry Practice Leader for North America. She is responsible for growing Chubb's underwriting portfolio and creating innovative solutions to support Climate Tech companies focused on efficient and sustainable use of resources, products, services and technologies that mitigate the impact of climate change. Prior to her current role, Guercio, who has expertise in a range of industry practices and lines of business, held management roles in the Montreal branch, the Northern Underwriting Center, and as Commercial Insurance Manager. She began her career at Chubb in 2003, and from 2005 to 2008 was a senior underwriter in the Vancouver branch. She has been a key player in the Clean Tech space for Chubb since 2013, and held various positions ranging from effort leader to Canadian and North America leader for Clean Tech. Guercio received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the John Molson School of Business and holds her CIP Designation.