CINCINNATI--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce that Jane Kornesczuk has been promoted to Divisional President of its Executive Liability Division. Ms. Kornesczuk joined Great American in 1990 as a senior underwriter. She was named Chief Underwriting Officer of the Executive Liability Division in 2006, and was promoted to Divisional Executive Vice President in 2013, also assuming responsibility for the Division’s marketing functions. She has over 32 years of experience in the management and professional liability industry.
Ms. Kornesczuk earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from DePaul University.
Great American’s Executive Liability Division, based in Schaumburg, Illinois, has been a prominent market for Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance (D&O) since 1986. In addition to D&O, the Division specializes in professional liability for private equity firms and also underwrites Employment Practices Liability, Fiduciary Liability and Cyber Liability insurance products. The Division has regional offices in Chicago, Illinois; Princeton, New Jersey; New York, New York; Denver, Colorado; Atlanta, Georgia; Los Angeles and San Francisco, California; and Toronto, Ontario.
Great American Insurance Group’s roots go back to 1872 with the founding of its flagship company, Great American Insurance Company. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, the operations of Great American Insurance Group are engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance, focusing on specialty commercial products for businesses, and in the sale of traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. Great American Insurance Company has received an “A” (Excellent) or higher rating from the A.M. Best Company for more than 100 years (most recent rating evaluation of “A+” (Superior) affirmed May 12, 2016). The members of Great American Insurance Group are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), also based in Cincinnati, Ohio. AFG’s common stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AFG.