GREENWICH, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB) today announced the appointment of Marina S. Barg as senior vice president – claims. The appointment is effective immediately.
Ms. Barg joins the Company from a leading specialty insurer, where she most recently served as chief claims officer for U.S. insurance. Ms. Barg has over 15 years of experience in the property and casualty insurance industry, complemented by nearly 10 years in the legal field. She holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in international studies from the Johns Hopkins University and a Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University Law School.
Commenting on the appointments, W. Robert Berkley, Jr., president and chief executive officer of W. R. Berkley Corporation, said, “We are extremely pleased to welcome Marina to Berkley. Her extensive management, claims and legal background will be very complementary to our team.”
Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates worldwide in two segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance and Reinsurance & Monoline Excess. For further information about W. R. Berkley Corporation, please visit www.berkley.com.