Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI), part of Berkshire Hathaway, has appointed Rachel Simon as Senior Vice President (SVP), Head of U.S. Commercial Private and Nonprofit, Professional Lines and Transactional Liability Claims.
Simon joins BHSI with over two decades of Executive and Professional Lines experience, most recently working at Great American Insurance Group as an underwriter of reps and warranties coverage.
She brings extensive claims experience to the role having held leadership and technical roles with multi-national insurers, as well as a law partner in a private practice.
David Crowe, Head of Global Claims, BHSI, commented: “Rachel is a leader and a collaborator whose experience will enhance not only the value inherent in our CLAIMS IS OUR PRODUCT® philosophy, but our policy development as well.
“Now more than ever, our Executive & Professional Lines customers are looking for exceptional strength in a carrier’s underwriting and claims capabilities and Rachel further elevates BHSI’s ability to deliver this for our customers.”