NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starr Companies announced today that Rashmi Nehra has joined the organization as a Practice Leader managing its Political Risk group. Reporting to Alex Pittignano, Senior Vice President of Political Risk, Ms. Nehra joins as Starr continues to expand as a leading provider of insurance coverage for global political risk exposures.
“Starr’s Political Risk Practice is unique because of the depth of experience and unparalleled relationships of our team,” remarked Charles Dangelo, President and Chief Executive Officer of Starr Indemnity & Liability Company. “Rashmi joins a team already filled with seasoned experts boasting decades of experience in analyzing and underwriting political risks. Most importantly, our team has the resources and relationships to effectively mitigate exposures that arise for our clients across the globe.”
Ms. Nehra joins the firm with over 20 years of experience, having held various management and underwriting roles in the Political Risk Insurance industry.
Ms. Nehra has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Rhode Island and a Masters of Art degree from the George Washington University. She is fluent in Punjabi and Hindi and has a competency in Russian.
“Political risk cover continues to fill an important need for corporations and the industries they serve,” added Maurice R. Greenberg, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Starr Insurance Holdings, Inc. “We are committed to providing our clients with access to the best-in-class resources to manage their unique risks around the world.”
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).