CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Berkley Design Professional Underwriters (Berkley DP), a W. R. Berkley Company, recently named Andrew D. Mendelson, FAIA, senior vice president and loss prevention officer. Mr. Mendelson has a distinguished 35 year career in the design industry as a practicing architect and principal. He will be responsible for developing loss prevention and educational program content for Berkley DP policyholders while providing support to Berkley DP agents and design professional associations.
In making the announcement, Lawrence G. Moonan, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Berkley DP, commented, “Andy is an important addition to our executive staff and we’re very excited to have him join our company. His years of experience as an architect and senior practice leader will serve our agents and clients well in his new role. His contributions to professional associations such as the AIA Documents Committee and AIA Large Firm Roundtable (LFRT) also provide Andy with a unique perspective in helping design firms improve risk management and business practices. We believe Andy’s hiring further exemplifies our serious commitment to bringing highly talented people to work for our agents and policyholders.”
Berkley DP is a newly formed underwriting management company writing professional liability for design firms. Berkley DP will underwrite on an admitted basis on behalf of Berkley Insurance Company, which is rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company, Inc.
For further information about the products and services available from Berkley Design Professional, please contact Lawrence Moonan at firstname.lastname@example.org.