As of June 11, 2018, John Elias began his five year term as the new Commissioner of the New Hampshire Insurance Department, replacing Robert Sevigny after 16 years in the post. Commissioner Elias was nominated by Governor Chris T. Sununu and unanimously approved by the New Hampshire Executive Council in May.
“I am honored to be trusted with this responsibility,” said Commissioner John Elias. “I am excited to get started working in this new role on behalf of New Hampshire.”
Elias’s priorities as commissioner include regulatory modernization, operational efficiency and effectiveness in the pursuit of regulatory value, and the use of data to promote market transparency and to improve regulatory accountability and success in the reduction of public harms.
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