Hope A. Aldrich

Hope A. Aldrich

President and CEO

Eastern Insurance Group


Hope Aldrich has been the President and CEO of Eastern Insurance since 1997, and is responsible for the leadership of one of the largest full service insurance agencies in New England.  The agency is staffed with 312 professionals who manage over 74,000 clients which generates approximately $550,000,000 in premiums.

With over thirty years of experience in the insurance industry, Ms. Aldrich has held leadership roles at AON Risk Services and Liberty Mutual Insurance Company.  At AON, she was Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer for the New England region.  Ms. Aldrich was a member of the executive team, charged with providing general management, strategic planning and budgets for the company.  In addition, she managed several departments within the agency.

At Liberty Mutual, Ms. Aldrich held many management and sales positions, including New England Division Sales Manager.  She was responsible for managing budgets, strategic planning and sales results for the New England region.

Ms. Aldrich serves on the Board of Directors for the YMCA of Greater Boston, the Board of Overseers of Newton-Wellesley Hospital, the Board of Corporators of Eastern Bank, the Board of Overseers of Children’s Hospital Trust, the Board of Directors of the Insurance Library and the Board of Governors for the Wellesley Country Club.

Ms Aldrich was honored by Banker and Tradesman as one of the inaugural “Women of FIRE” in August 2011.

Hope is a graduate of Lafayette College.  She and her family reside in Wellesley where she is an active member of her community.