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Great American Insurance Launches M&A Liability Division in New York

Great American Insurance Group, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, has launched a new Mergers & Acquisitions Liability Division. This unit, which is based in New York, will offer primary and excess representations and warranties and tax indemnity insurance coverage for U.S.-based …

Great American Names Honeycutt Divisional President, Conklin Divisional Exec. VP

Cincinnati, Ohio-based Great American Insurance Group has named Frankie C. Honeycutt divisional president of Great American Professional Risk Insurance (GAPRIS), succeeding Herman Roberts who will retire in March 2016. Honeycutt joined the company in 1992 as divisional assistant vice president of …

Stewart Named Sr. VP at Great American Insurance

Great American Insurance Group, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, has named Chad D. Stewart senior vice president and chief information officer of its Annuity Group. Stewart joined the Great American in 2011. Since that time, he has held roles of increasing …

Great American Insurance Names Niehaus Property/Casualty Sr. VP

Great American Insurance Group based in Cincinnati, Ohio, has named James (Jim) R. Niehaus was named senior vice president and chief information officer of its Property and Casualty Group. Niehaus joined the Great American in 2007 as divisional assistant vice president …

Ketabchi Named AVP at American Financial Group

Cincinnati, Ohio-based American Financial Group Inc. has promoted Kyle W. Ketabchi to assistant vice president. In her new role, Ketabchi will continue to manage the corporate marketing and branding functions for Great American Insurance Group and American Financial Group, and …

Great American Receives Approval for Singapore Office

Great American Insurance Group announced that the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has granted a formal license approval for its flagship insurance company, Great American Insurance Company, to establish a branch operation in Singapore. The bulletin noted that the authorization by …

Great American Public Sector Increases Casualty Capacity

Great American Insurance Group has added an additional $10 million in casualty capacity for public sector risks attaching $10 million or higher. When attached to a risk in conjunction with Great American Public Sector’s primary $10 million limit, a governmental …

Cincinnati-Based American Financial Group Promotes Weiss to VP

Insurance holding company American Financial Group Inc., headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, has promoted Mark A. Weiss to vice president. Weiss joined AFG in 2010 and most recently served as assistant vice president and assistant general counsel. In addition, he serves …

Great American Insurance Group to Launch Singapore Operation

Great American Insurance Group announced its lead insurer, Great American Insurance Company, has received preliminary approval from the Monetary Authority of Singapore to establish a branch operation. It plans to begin underwriting risks once all pre-conditions for licensing have been completed, …

Diversity Within Insurance Industry Serves Expanding Nonprofits

Nonprofit and social service organizations are as plentiful and diverse as the world itself. To better serve communities, nonprofits must bend, mold and adapt to rapidly changing conditions and so must the insurance industry that serves this specialty market, the …