Today we received an announcement from Berkshire Hathaway Specialty insurance. They have decided to appoint Dan Fortin to the position of Senior Vice President, Executive and Professional Lines. Previously, Dan was the Senior VP of CNA Specialty.
“Dan has a stellar reputation in the industry and a proven record of spearheading quality, profitable insurance businesses,” said David Bresnahan, Executive Vice President, Casualty, Healthcare, Executive and Professional Lines at Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance. “We are fortunate to be able to bring his innovative-thinking and leadership to our executive and professional lines team.”
For nearly a decade, Dan Fortin was the person responsible for CNA Specialty’s management and professional liability on a global scale. He even stepped in as the interim CEO of CNA Europe during 2009. Prior to this, he was the managing director of Aon Financial Services Group. And even before that, he had a number of underwriting management positions at CNA Insurance Companies. He and his bachelor’s degree from Villanova University, and he also received a Masters degree from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.