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September 26, 2016
GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB) will release its third quarter 2016 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. A copy of the earnings release will be available on the Company’s website at www.wrberkley.com. The Company has scheduled its quarterly conference call with analysts and investors to discuss its earnings and other information on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. eastern time. A live audio webcast of the… [Read More]
September 6, 2016
GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB) today announced the formation of Berkley Transactional as a division of Berkley Professional Liability Underwriters (BerkleyPro), a W. R. Berkley Company®. Berkley Transactional will underwrite a full suite of transactional insurance products, including representations and warranties insurance, tax opinion insurance and contingent liability insurance on behalf of W. R. Berkley Insurance Group member insurance companies rated A+ (Superior) by A. M. Best. Randolph Hein has been… [Read More]
August 31, 2016
GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) today announced that Gregory A. Douglas, president of Berkley Re Direct, will undertake the additional responsibility of president of Berkley Program Specialists. The appointment is effective immediately. Mr. Douglas joined W. R. Berkley Corporation as executive vice president and chief operating officer of Berkley Re Direct in 2010. He was appointed president of the operating unit in 2013 and will remain in this role in addition to… [Read More]
August 31, 2016
GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) today announced the appointment of Richard M. Lowery as senior vice president and chief information officer, reporting to Lucille T. Sgaglione, executive vice president. In this role, Mr. Lowery will be responsible for the development and implementation of strategic information technology solutions. The appointment is effective immediately. Mr. Lowery has nearly 30 years of experience in information technology and most recently served in senior roles at Risk… [Read More]
August 30, 2016
GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) announced today that William R. Berkley, its executive chairman and W. Robert Berkley, Jr., its president and chief executive officer, will present at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Insurance Conference being held in New York City. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live on the Company’s website at http://www.wrberkley.com. A replay of the… [Read More]