LIBERTY CORNER, NEW JERSEY – November 10, 2020 – Everest Insurance® announced today that Edward Wu has been promoted to the role of Vice President, E&S Excess Casualty National Leader.
In this role, Ed will be responsible for developing and driving strategy and underwriting discipline, and leading production for the E&S Excess Casualty team nationally. Ed will lead the established team of Everest Insurance® E&S Excess Casualty underwriters that are strategically located in offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Stamford, Los Angeles, and New York. Ed remains based out of the company’s Los Angeles office.
Ed joined Everest Insurance® earlier this year as Vice President, West Coast Regional Manager for E&S Excess Casualty, where he was primarily responsible for the development and growth of the E&S Excess Casualty business in the West Region. Prior to joining Everest, Ed worked as a Vice President and Casualty Manager for the Western Region at Sompo International. Previously, Ed held the role of Assistant Vice President at Arch Insurance Group. Ed has more than 24 years of commercial casualty experience with a focus on excess and surplus lines.
“In a short time at Everest, Ed’s leadership skills and strong broker relationships have positioned him as a key asset to our wholesale business,” said Connie Germano, Senior Vice President and Head of Specialty Casualty at Everest Insurance®. “I am confident that this expanded role will allow Ed the opportunity to build and strengthen those relationships while driving continued success within the E&S Excess Casualty segment across all regions.”
About Everest Re Group, Ltd.
Everest Re Group, Ltd. (“Everest”) is a leading global provider of reinsurance and insurance, operating for close to 50 years through subsidiaries in the U.S., Europe, Singapore, Canada, Bermuda and other territories.
Everest offers property, casualty, and specialty products through its various operating affiliates located in key markets around the world.
Everest common stock (NYSE:RE) is a component of the S&P 500 index.
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