HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2017--
Everest Re Group, Ltd. (NYSE:RE) announced today that Keith Lavigne has
joined Everest Insurance® as the newly appointed leader of Management &
Professional Liability within Everest Specialty Underwriters.
Prior to joining Everest, Keith served as Executive Vice President of
Chubb Financial Lines, and business segment Leader for Chubb’s retail
management liability business. In this capacity, Keith managed a team of
300 underwriters across 38 offices in North America, focused on
providing specialty solutions to companies in the private and
not-for-profit industry segments. Prior to joining ACE in March of 2009
(currently known as Chubb), Keith spent approximately eight years with
AIG, most recently as Senior Vice President of the AIG executive
liability financial institutions division.
Keith holds a Bachelor of Science degree in financial accounting from
the University of New Haven and is licensed as a Certified Public
Accountant in Connecticut. He is a member of the American Institute of
Certified Public Accountants (“AICPA”) and the Connecticut Society of
Certified Public Accountants (“CSCPA”).
Commenting on the hire, Mike Karmilowicz, Head of Everest Specialty
Underwriters stated, “We are thrilled that Keith has joined us at
Everest. Keith is an accomplished and action oriented leader, as well as
a strong underwriting technician who will be a tremendous asset to
Everest as we continue to innovate and solve our clients and trading
partners’ most challenging problems.”
Keith will manage his team of US underwriters from the Everest
Insurance® office in New York City.
Everest Re Group, Ltd. is a Bermuda holding company that operates
through the following subsidiaries: Everest Reinsurance Company provides
reinsurance to property and casualty insurers in both the U.S. and
international markets. Everest Reinsurance (Bermuda), Ltd., including
through its branch in the United Kingdom, provides reinsurance and
insurance to worldwide property and casualty markets and reinsurance to
life insurers. Everest Reinsurance Company (Ireland), dac, provides
reinsurance to non-life insurers in Europe. Everest Insurance®
refers to the primary insurance operations of Everest Re Group, Ltd.,
and its affiliated companies which offer property, casualty and
specialty lines insurance on both an admitted and non-admitted basis in
the U.S. and internationally. The Company also operates within the
Lloyd's insurance market through Syndicate 2786. In addition, through
Mt. Logan Re, Ltd., the Company manages segregated accounts, capitalized
by the Company and third party investors that provide reinsurance for
property catastrophe risks. Additional information on Everest Re Group
companies can be found at the Group’s web site at www.everestregroup.com.
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Source: Everest Re Group, Ltd.
Everest Global Services, Inc.
Elizabeth B. Farrell, 908-604-3169
President, Investor Relations