W. R. Berkley forms Berkley Healthcare
W. R. Berkley announced the formation of Berkley Healthcare, comprised of Berkley Healthcare Professional Underwriters and Berkley Healthcare Financial Lines, to provide a broad array of products and services to all types of healthcare providers. Berkley Healthcare Professional Underwriters provides customized, comprehensive professional liability solutions, while Berkley Healthcare Financial Lines will offer a suite of coverages, including director's and officer's liability, employment practices liability, errors and omissions and cyber liability. The healthcare sector currently represents 18% of U.S. GDP and is vitally important to our economy. Berkley Healthcare, working alongside BerkleyMed, will bring additional solutions to this growing and evolving industry. Gregg A. Piltch has been appointed president of Berkley Healthcare. In this new role, Mr. Piltch will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating additional and enhanced product offerings. The appointment is effective immediately.