NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starr Companies announced today that the Insurance Society of Philadelphia honored Maurice R. Greenberg, chairman and CEO of C.V. Starr & Co., Inc. with the Distinguished Leadership Award. It was presented during the Independence Gala on November 16, 2016.
“Mr. Greenberg’s accomplishments are unrivaled,” said Ken Ewell, member of ISOP’s board of directors and chair of the Independence Gala Dinner Committee. “Over a career spanning more than 50 years, he has provided security to countless families and businesses. Having built the largest insurance and financial services corporation in history, Mr. Greenberg continues to stand as an industry leader. We are delighted to welcome him as our 2016 Distinguished Leadership Award recipient.”
The Insurance Society is a nonprofit organization founded in Philadelphia in 1901 with the primary purpose of providing an arena for the exchange of ideas within the insurance community. Its goal is to educate and promote professionalism within the industry. The Independence Gala raises funds for student scholarships and a fire prevention program which is run in conjunction with the Philadelphia Fire Department.
Starr Companies (or Starr) is the worldwide marketing name for the operating insurance and travel assistance companies and subsidiaries of Starr International Company, Inc. and for the investment business of C.V. Starr & Co., Inc. and its subsidiaries. Starr is a leading insurance and investment organization with a presence on five continents; through its operating insurance companies, Starr provides property, casualty, and accident & health insurance products as well as a range of specialty coverages including aviation, marine, energy and excess casualty insurance. Starr’s insurance company subsidiaries domiciled in the U.S., Bermuda, Hong Kong and Singapore each have an A.M. Best rating of “A” (Excellent). Starr’s Lloyd’s syndicate has a Standard & Poor’s rating of “A+” (Strong). Starr’s insurance company subsidiary domiciled in China has an A.M. Best rating of “A-” (Excellent).
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