Allied World U.S. Announces Ken Cornell to Speak at National Brownfields Conference

Mar 31, 2011, 10:00 ET from Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG

ZUG, Switzerland, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (NYSE: AWH) announced today that Ken Cornell, Senior Vice President, Environmental for Allied World U.S. will be speaking on a panel, "Emerging Developments in Environmental Insurance: Challenges, Trends, and the Impact on the Brownfield Development" at the 14th National Brownfields Conference. The event will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from April 3-5, 2011.

Mr. Cornell started the Environmental division at Allied World in October 2009. As Senior Vice President, he oversees the development of environmental insurance products and the build-out of the division nationally. Prior to joining Allied World, Mr. Cornell was Executive Vice President for JCH Environmental Insurance Brokers, a division of Crump Insurance Services Inc. Before JCH, he worked at AIG for 22 years. Mr. Cornell has over 25 years of experience in the environmental insurance industry.

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