GREENWICH, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) today announced that Susan
N. Grady has been named president of Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group (BMAG).
The appointment is effective immediately. Ms. Grady succeeds Kevin W.
Nattrass, who will assume the position of chairman during the transition
and will continue to work with W. R. Berkley Corporation’s regional
operating units thereafter.
Ms. Grady, who has over 30 years of experience in the insurance
industry, most recently served as chief underwriting officer for Acadia
Insurance Group, having joined W. R. Berkley Corporation in 2001. She
graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Regis College in Weston,
Massachusetts and holds the Associate in Risk Management (ARM) and
Associate in Marine Insurance Management (AMIM) professional
William R. Berkley, chairman and chief executive officer of W. R.
Berkley Corporation, commented, "Sue has been a tremendous asset to our
Company for over a decade. Over the same period, Kevin has been
instrumental in establishing Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group as a premier
provider of commercial lines in their territory. Sue’s technical skills
and leadership experience make her well-suited to manage BMAG in its
Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding
company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United
States and operates in three segments of the property casualty insurance
business: Insurance-Domestic, Insurance-International and
W. R. Berkley Corporation
Karen A. Horvath
President - External Financial Communications
Source: W. R. Berkley Corporation