Navigant Consulting Inc. has hired Joseph DeVito to be a managing director.

DeVito, who will run the business advisory, accounting and dispute resolution team at Navigant’s insurance and reinsurance practice, has been the chief executive of a consulting firm that has sold technical services to state insurance departments, law firms and other clients, according to Navigant, Chicago.

DeVito is the president of the International Association of Insurance Receivers, Altamonte Springs, Fla., and treasurer of the Association of Insurance and Reinsurance Run-Off Companies, Atlanta.