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W. R. Berkley Corporation Names Gerald S. King President of Facultative Resources, Inc.

Posted on 21 Sep 10

W. R. Berkley Corporation announced last week that Gerald S. King has been named president of Facultative Resources, Inc. The appointment is effective immediately.

Mr. King, who has over 40 years of experience in property casualty reinsurance, most recently served as Fac Re's executive vice president and joined W. R. Berkley Corporation in 2005.

Fac Re is a leading broker market property casualty facultative underwriting manager. Fac Re underwrites reinsurance on behalf of Berkley Insurance Company, a leading U.S. domestic professional reinsurance company rated A+ (Superior), Financial Size Category XV by A.M. Best Company, Inc. and a member company of W. R. Berkley Corporation. William R. Berkley, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of W. R. Berkley Corporation, said: "Fac Re's leadership position in the facultative reinsurance marketplace will be well served by Jerry's depth of experience and knowledge of the business."

Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates in five segments of the property casualty insurance business: specialty insurance, regional property casualty insurance, alternative markets, reinsurance, and international.