This summer, we’re pleased to welcome two law clerks to the OneBeacon Corporate Legal team. Ran Lu (University of Minnesota Law School) and Brian Ortiz (University of Iowa Law School) joined us this month as part of the Twin Cities Diversity in Practice (TCDIP) 1L Rotation Clerkship program.
TCDIP is a non-profit organization “comprised of leading Twin-Cities employers with a vision to create a vibrant and inclusive legal community and a mission to strengthen the efforts of member organizations to attract, recruit, advance, and retain attorneys of color.” More information can be found on the organization’s website at http://diversityinpractice.org/about.
We’re very proud to be a corporate member and to support the program. Welcome Ran and Brian!
OneBeacon’s Ryan Sardelli will be speaking as a panelist at the Verisk Velocity conference in Jersey City, NJ tomorrow, October 18. Ryan and two other industry professionals will participate in a session titled ‘The Future of Cyber Insurance’ which will focus on the trends impacting cyber insurance today and new underwriting solutions.
If you are at the conference, be sure to check out Ryan’s
session. Good luck, Ryan!
We had the pleasure of hosting our producer partners in Seattle, WA for our final Product Fair of 2019! Underwriting teams from Entertainment, Environmental, Financial Services, Inland Marine, Management Liability, Technology, Specialty Property and Surety were on hand to discuss their products and services, while enjoying lunch and drinks at Loulay Kitchen & Bar. It was a great event, and we look forward to 2020 for these opportunities to see colleagues and make new connections. Thanks to all who joined us!
Denver partners! We appreciate your business and the relationship you have with us. We hope you’ll join us at our open house on Wednesday, October 3 from 3:30-6:30 pm at Topgolf located at 10601 East Easter Ave in Centennial.
Enjoy appetizers, cocktails, golf and the opportunity to connect with colleagues and make new contacts. Meet OneBeacon underwriting teams from:
From conferences and trade shows, to conventions and career fairs, we’ve been busy here at OneBeacon! To catch you up, here’s where we are this week:
OneBeacon Financial Services is at theIBA Annual Convention this week! From September 16-18, Tammy Placzek and Jaime Slinden are in Des Moines, so stop by booth #212 to find out about our specialty insurance solutions.
OneBeacon Specialty Property and OneBeacon Environmental will be at the2018 WSIA Annual Marketplace in Atlanta from September 23-26. The Annual Marketplace is widely recognized as the premier event for the surplus lines industry, and is attended by more than 4,000 professionals in the wholesale, specialty and surplus lines industry.
OneBeacon Management Liability Claims’ Jessenia Vazcones-Yagual will be participating on a panel discussion at theAnnual National Employment Practices Liability Insurance ExecuSummitin Uncasville, CT from September 25-26. Presenters will share their expertise to provide attendees with the essential EPL insurance underwriting and claims intelligence you need to know.
You can find members from our recruiting team at the following college career fairs:
Alongside recruiting, members from our IT team will attend the James Madison University Science and Engineering Fair on September 19 in Virginia.
Representatives from the corporate finance team will attend the University of St. Thomas Accounting Club Career Fair on September 20 in Minnesota.
University of Minnesota will host the Carlson School of Management Career & Internship Fair on September 20, where representatives from our corporate finance team will be in attendance.
Members from our actuarial team will attend the University of Minnesota Actuarial Career Fair on September 25.
Radford University will host a career fair targeting all majors on September 26.
Wentworth Institute of Technology in Massachusetts will host their CO-OP and Career Fair, with members from our IT team in attendance.
The completion of our acquisition by Intact Financial Corporation was announced this morning. We’re excited to officially be part of the Intact Financial Corporation family and to create a leading North American specialty insurer.
As a part of their “Future of Insurance” series, Carrier Management recently interviewed OneBeacon’s Jeff Richardson, Senior Vice President of Specialty Lines, for an article about the opportunities for specialty carriers to utilize advancements in analytics and big data. Find out what Jeff had to say about the future of the insurance industry by reading the full article published on Carrier Management.
A.W.G. Dewar’s Chairman, Dana Tufts, recently received an award from the National Business Officers Association for Outstanding Support of Independent Schools. This award is given to individuals who have generously supported independent schools and their business officers. Dana quickly noted that the recognition was truly a team effort and that he accepted on behalf of the entire Dewar team. By receiving this award, it shows that the Dewar team has done an exceptional job developing strong relationships with their clients in the independent school industry.
Dana and his team are proud to accept this award, as Dewar has been a supporter of NBOA since its inception. Congratulations!
Click here for full article on Dewar’s achievement.