John Tighe


John Tighe

President & Chief Executive Officer



John was named President & Chief Executive Officer of Arrowpoint Capital in October 2003.

Prior to his current position, John served as Chief Risk Officer for Royal & SunAlliance USA, responsible for corporate risk levels and aggregation, mitigation measures and claims resolution.

A 35-year veteran of Arrowpoint Capital and Royal & SunAlliance, John has been President and Chief Operating Officer of the Custom Risk Insurance Division, and Chief Executive Officer of the Risk Management & Global (RM&G) business unit. 

He has worked in a wide range of senior-level management and leadership positions, including: Senior Vice President/Western Region Executive, Business and Product Development Executive, Vice President/Eastern Region Support Executive, Vice President/Central Regional Field Executive, and Resident Vice President/General Manager.


John is a graduate of the general management program at Centre Europeen d'Education Permanente in Paris, France. He earned a bachelor's degree in psychology from Illinois State University.


Community and Nonprofit Leadership


John is very involved in the Charlotte community through a variety of worthwhile organizations.  He is currently serving as Chair of the Advisory Board to the Dean of the McColl School at Queens University and as Board Co-Chair for Community Matters: Insurance Partners of Charlotte.  He is also on the Metro Board of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes; the Board of Charlotte Food & Wine Weekend; and the Advisory Board of the Club at Longview.  He is a past Board Chair for Safe Alliance (formerly United Family Services) in Charlotte.