Ernst & Young has hired Peter R. Porrino as national director of insurance industry services.
Mr. Porrino oversees the company's worldwide insurance services, strategic planning, and industry marketing initiatives. He is also chairman of its Global Financial Services Committee's Insurance Industry Network.
Mr. Porrino was the president and chief executive officer of Consolidated International Group Inc.
Early in his career Mr. Porrino spent 15 years in Ernst & Young's national and New York insurance practices.