Everest Insurance® Adds Industry Veteran Rick Taute as Vice President, Marketing & Distribution and National Wholesale Distribution Leader
Everest Insurance®, the diversified specialty insurance division of Everest Re Group, Ltd., announced today the addition of Rick Taute as Vice President, Marketing & Distribution and National Wholesale Distribution Leader for insurance.
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BOSTON, Massachusetts ‐‐ April 9, 2019 ‐‐ Everest Insurance®, the diversified specialty insurance division of Everest Re Group, Ltd., announced today the addition of Rick Taute as Vice President, Marketing & Distribution and National Wholesale Distribution Leader for insurance. Rick will be based out of the Everest Insurance® Boston, MA, office.
Rick most recently worked at Lexington Insurance Company (AIG) where he was Executive Vice President of the Lexington National Branch, managing a staff of executives and underwriters responsible for all products within Lexington’s wholesale book of business while also overseeing wholesale broker distribution management for Lexington and AIG.
Speaking on this new appointment, Dane Lopes, Everest Insurance® Chief Commercial Officer, said, “Adding someone with Rick’s deep experience in the wholesale space to oversee the significant Everest Insurance® wholesale distribution platform is an important step in servicing the growing wholesale market with streamlined access and differentiated products. Rick, in close collaboration with the Everest Insurance® dedicated wholesale underwriting units, will offer our wholesale trading partners a single access point representing the full complement of Everest Insurance® specialty products. I am very excited to have Rick join the Everest team.”
About Everest Re Group, Ltd.
Everest Re Group, Ltd. ("Everest") is a leading global provider of reinsurance and insurance, operating for more than 40 years through subsidiaries in the U.S., Europe, 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.
Everest Insurance® markets property, casualty, specialty and other lines of admitted and non‐ admitted direct insurance on behalf of Everest Re Group, Ltd., and its affiliated companies. Additional information about Everest, our people, and our products can be found on our website at www.everestre.com. All issuing companies may not do business in all jurisdictions.