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18 Sep, 2019, 13:00 BST Brenton Slade Named President Of Lodgepine Capital Management

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) today announced it has hired Brenton" Brent" Slade as president of Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, its new...


07 Sep, 2019, 12:00 BST Markel Corporation Launches Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, Its New Retrocessional ILS Platform Based In Bermuda

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) today announced the launch of Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, its new retrocessional Insurance Linked Securities ...


03 Jun, 2019, 22:47 BST James Proferes joins Markel as Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Professional Liability

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that James Proferes has been named Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Professional Liability....


02 May, 2019, 22:26 BST Markel names Guenter Kryszon Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Property

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Guenter Kryszon will be joining the company as Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Property....


21 Mar, 2019, 22:32 GMT Markel Corporation releases 2018 annual report

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it released its 2018 annual report. One of the highlights of the annual report is the letter to...


15 Mar, 2019, 23:18 GMT Markel Corporation releases annual letter to shareholders

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it released its annual letter to shareholders. The letter, signed by Markel's Co-CEOs Thomas S....


18 Jan, 2019, 21:40 GMT Markel Issues Statement on Markel CATCo

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) said today that effective immediately, Anthony Belisle, Markel CATCo Chief Executive Officer and Alissa Fredricks,...


06 Dec, 2018, 23:23 GMT Markel Issues Statement

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) said today that after having been contacted on November 30, 2018, it is fully cooperating with inquiries by US and...


14 Nov, 2018, 22:52 GMT Markel completes acquisition of Nephila Holdings Limited

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Nephila Holdings Limited ("Nephila"), a leading...


31 Aug, 2018, 13:48 BST Markel to acquire Nephila Holdings Limited

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) and Nephila Holdings Limited ("Nephila") announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement ...


11 Jul, 2018, 15:15 BST Robert Cox joins Markel as President and Chief Operating Officer to oversee all insurance operations

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today an enhanced leadership structure designed to accelerate growth, build on its financial strength, and...


13 Apr, 2018, 21:34 BST Markel announces new excess casualty leadership team

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it has reorganized the leadership structure of its excess casualty team. The underwriting unit,...


13 Mar, 2018, 20:06 GMT Markel appoints Julia Chu as Chief Global Ceded Reinsurance Officer

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Julia Chu has been appointed Chief Global Ceded Reinsurance Officer, effective immediately. In...


26 Jul, 2017, 13:35 BST Markel to acquire State National

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) and State National Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNC) today announced that they have entered into a definitive...


07 Jun, 2017, 19:00 BST Markel to create new insurance division

Markel Corporation (NYSE – MKL) today announced the creation of a new insurance division which combines Markel's Wholesale (excess and surplus lines) ...


18 May, 2017, 07:00 BST Markel plans to establish German insurance company in Munich to support EU-27 growth strategy

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) today announced that following discussions with BaFin, the German federal financial supervisory authority, it plans to ...


08 Dec, 2015, 20:15 GMT Markel completes acquisition of assets of CATCo Investment Management Ltd.

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) and CATCo Investment Management Ltd. ("CATCo") jointly announced today the completion of the acquisition by ...


02 Dec, 2015, 21:08 GMT Alan Rodrigues joins Markel Global Insurance

Markel Global Insurance, a division of Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL), announced today that Alan Rodrigues has joined the Excess Liability team based ...


10 Sep, 2015, 07:00 BST Markel to Acquire Assets of CATCo Investment Management Ltd.

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) and CATCo Investment Management Ltd. ("CATCo") jointly announced today that they have entered into an...


28 May, 2015, 18:17 BST Markel Corporation names Mike Clancy Chief Operating Officer, Claims

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Mike Clancy has been named Chief Operating Officer, Markel Claims, effective June 15. In Clancy's ...


24 Apr, 2015, 17:26 BST Markel announces leadership changes to its Global Reinsurance division

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Jed Rhoads, President and Chief Underwriting Officer of Markel Global Reinsurance, has assigned...


24 Nov, 2014, 18:28 GMT Markel Corporation Names Britt Glisson Global Insurance Division President

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL), a holding company with insurance operations and other investments around the world, announced that Britt Glisson has...


30 Sep, 2014, 21:45 BST Markel Re announces leadership changes

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that David Kalainoff, President and Chief Underwriting Officer -- Casualty of Markel's Global...


11 Sep, 2014, 19:51 BST Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global...