JOHNSTON, R.I. USA—Brion Callori, senior vice president, engineering and research at FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial and industrial property insurers, has been elected to the board of directors of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

FM Global and the NFPA have benefitted from a close working relationship for more than 100 years. 

Callori is responsible for corporate engineering and research activities, FM Approvals, and overseeing a global staff of more than 450. Previously, he served as vice president and operations manager of FM Global’s New York, USA, operations, where he oversaw the management of insurance and engineering operations. He joined the company in 1979 as a loss control consultant. Callori is a graduate of the New Jersey Institute of Technology, where he received a bachelor’s degree in engineering science. He also holds a master’s degree in business from Montclair State University and an Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation. Callori is also past chairman of the Spencer Educational Foundation.

According to the NFPA, its board members are selected based on “experience in business, finance, or administration; respect of peers; respect as a member of the safety community; commitment to the Association’s goals; and appreciation for the relationship NFPA must maintain with the changing needs of society.”

About FM Global
Established nearly two centuries ago, FM Global is a mutual insurance company whose capital, scientific research capability and engineering expertise are solely dedicated to property risk management and the resilience of its client-owners. These owners, who share the belief that the majority of property loss is preventable, represent many of the world’s largest organizations, including one of every three Fortune 1000 companies. They work with FM Global to better understand the hazards that can impact their business continuity in order to make cost-effective risk management decisions, combining property loss prevention with insurance protection.