Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI), the insurance arm of Warren Buffett’s global insurance and reinsurance company, has announced the promotion of Kathy Reid to Head of Casualty, North America.
Within her new role, Reid brings more than 25 years of insurance industry experience.
She has served as Senior Vice President at BHSI since 2013. Prior to that she served as Senior Vice President (SVP) for 16 years at the multinational finance and insurance corporation, AIG.
Addressing Reid’s promotion, Sanjay Godhwani, President, North America Region, BHSI, said, “Kathy has been a major driver of BHSI’s growth in the casualty marketplace since our very beginning.
“She embodies the excellent capabilities and strong character that define our team around the globe, and I am pleased to have her in this leadership role where she can have an even greater impact as a leader to our teammates and a partner to our customers and brokers.”
Meanwhile, BHSI recently named Olivier Hamon as its new Head of Executive & Professional Lines in France.