NOVATO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company announces the appointment of Eric Brandt to the position of chief claims officer, responsible for leading the claims and risk services division.
A 20-year veteran of the insurance industry, Brandt has held a variety of claims leadership positions at The Hartford and Progressive Insurance. Brandt most recently served as senior vice president of claims at The Hartford, where he was responsible for leading both the group benefits division and unbundled specialty casualty business.
“Eric brings a wealth of insurance industry experience and claims expertise that will be instrumental in enhancing our reputation of providing industry-leading claims and risk services to our valued customers,” said Andrew Torrance, president and CEO at Fireman’s Fund.
Brandt holds a degree in insurance from Pennsylvania State University.
About Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company
Founded in 1863, Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company is celebrating its 150th anniversary as a premier property and casualty insurance company providing personal and commercial insurance products backed by industry-leading claims and risk management solutions. Fireman’s Fund is a leader in high net worth, entertainment, and green insurance. Since 2004, the company has donated more than $30 million in grants to local fire departments across the U.S. as part of its commitment to safer communities. Fireman’s Fund is a member of the Allianz Group, one of the world’s largest providers of property and casualty insurance, ranked 31st on Fortune’s Global 500 list of the world’s largest corporations. For additional information, visit www.firemansfund.com.
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