PEMBROKE, Bermuda, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd (NYSE: AWH) announced today that Nicole Baummer, Assistant Vice President, Private/Not-for-Profit & Governmental Claims for Allied World U.S., will participate on a panel at this year's National Employment Practices Liability Insurance(EPLI) ExecuSummit. The conference takes place in Uncasville, Connecticut on September 22 and 23, 2009.
Ms. Baummer will be participating on a panel entitled, "Ethical Dilemmas Between Defense Counsel, Claims Counsel and the Insured." The panel discussion will be followed with Q&A for participants. The ExecuSummit is an educational event, specifically designed for EPL insurance professionals. The summit will focus on essential EPL insurance underwriting and claims intelligence that industry leaders need to know in the currently changing business environment.
As Assistant Vice President for Private/Not-for-Profit & Governmental
Claims in the U.S., Ms. Baummer manages a team of senior claims analysts who
are responsible for handling the company's EPLI and governmental liability, as
well as all private and not-for-profit directors and officers claims. She
earned her B.A. at the
About Allied World Assurance Company
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd, through its subsidiaries, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions, offering superior client service through offices in Bermuda, the United States, Europe and Hong Kong. Our insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company. For further information on Allied World, please visit our website at www.awac.com.
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