Founded in 1967 and based in Greenwich, Connecticut, W.R. Berkley Corp. is among the largest commercial lines property casualty insurers in the U.S. WRB offers a variety of insurance services from reinsurance to workers comp third-party administration (TPA). The company has two segments - Insurance and Reinsurance. The Insurance segment offers coverage in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South America, Canada, Asia, and Australia. It also provides a variety of fee-based services, including claims, administrative, and consulting services. The Reinsurance segment, which helps other insurance companies and self-insured entities to manage risks through reinsurance, provides services in the U.S., the UK, Continental Europe, Australia, the Asia-Pacific Region, and South Africa.
John D. Staszak, CFASecurities Analyst: Consumer Discretionary & Consumer Staples