West Hartford-based insurance professional recognized as industry top performer

Berkley Prime Transportation’s Jeanne Fenster has been included in Insurance Business magazine’s annual Hot 100 report

Online PR News – 02-March-2020 – Denver, CO – A West Hartford-based insurance professional has just been recognized in a prestigious list of the 100 movers and shakers whose contributions have helped shape the insurance industry.

Berkley Prime Transportation’s Jeanne Fenster has been included in Insurance Business magazine’s annual Hot 100 report, spotlighting the insurance professionals who have rocked the industry with their innovations, leadership and achievements over the past 12 months.

Fenster joined W. R. Berkley in November 2018 as president of Berkley Prime Transportation, a newly created unit focused on providing primary insurance to trucking companies and leveraging analytics and technology to develop new methods of serving agents and customers. Prior to that, Fenster held senior roles at AIG, The Hartford and Progressive in P&L and product, and spent several years as corporate counsel. Immediately before joining W.R. Berkley, she served as senior vice president and global head of commercial auto and general liability at a major P&C insurance company.

“It’s impossible to anticipate what a year will bring. Natural disasters. Technological advances. An erratic market. Retirements, promotions, evolving industry, changing consumer demands. But despite the unpredictability, the insurance industry has continued to thrive – and much of that success can be attributed to the following 100 individuals,” says the Insurance Business team. “From presidents of companies who have branched out to launch new firms to insurtech and cyber innovators to third-generation insurance professionals climbing the ladder of the family business, the 100 men and women featured on IBA’s annual Hot 100 list have used the last 12 months to push the industry forward. Their inclusion is a testament to the mentorship, vision and dedication they displayed this year.”

For the full report see issue 7.12 of Insurance Business America magazine out now. To view the list and to find out more about Fenster, click HERE: https://www.insurancebusinessmag.com/us/special-reports/hot-100-2020-193637.aspx.


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