CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce the hiring of Betty Shepherd as Divisional Senior Vice President of Cyber Liability. In this role, Ms. Shepherd will oversee the Company’s cyber initiatives and existing cyber underwriting operations. She will also coordinate product management and development for all Great American cyber liability products.
Ms. Shepherd has 28 years of industry experience, including 15 years of extensive experience in both the brokerage and carrier sides of cyber liability coverage. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from St. Francis College.
Great American Insurance Group’s roots go back to 1872 with the founding of its flagship company, Great American Insurance Company. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, the operations of Great American Insurance Group are engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance, focusing on specialty commercial products for businesses, and in the sale of traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. Great American Insurance Company has received an “A” (Excellent) or higher rating from the A.M. Best Company for more than 100 years (most recent rating evaluation of “A+” (Superior) affirmed August 11, 2017). The members of Great American Insurance Group are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), also based in Cincinnati, Ohio. AFG’s common stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AFG.