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Wright Specialty Insurance Announces Promotion of Kevin C. Beer

Wright Specialty Insurance, LLC announced today that Kevin C. Beer has been appointed President and Profit Center Leader of Wright Specialty Insurance. Wright Specialty Insurance is a full-service managing general underwriter and program administrator.

In his new role, Mr. Beer will oversee the Wright Specialty Insurance operations and be responsible for the profitability and growth of all Wright Specialty programs. Since January 1, 2012, Mr. Beer has served as Wright Specialty's Senior Vice President of Underwriting. He was instrumental in the formation of affiliate WRM America Indemnity Company, Inc. and Wright Specialty Insurance, assisting with product development and program design, as well as the structuring of reinsurance and formulation of business strategies. Mr. Beer will report directly to Tony Grippa.

"Kevin is the ideal candidate to run Wright Specialty. He and his team have successfully launched and grown Wright's National Education Program into one of the premier programs in the industry. Kevin has the underwriting expertise, leadership ability, and business acumen to take Wright Specialty to the next level," said Grippa.

Mr. Beer has been with Wright since 2001. Prior to becoming Senior Vice President of Underwriting, he was the Vice President of Underwriting for WRM America Indemnity Company and a Senior Underwriter for the NYSIR and NYMIR divisions. Mr. Beer earned a B.S. in Economics from the University of Scranton and M.B.A. from Hofstra University and also holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.