Allied World's Thomas Kennedy to Speak at Plus D&O Symposium

Jan 28, 2010, 12:00 ET from Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd (NYSE: AWH) announced today that Allied World's Thomas Kennedy, Senior Vice President, Professional Lines in the U.S., will be speaking at the PLUS D&O Symposium which takes place in New York City at the Marriott Marquis Hotel on February 3-4, 2010. Mr. Kennedy will speak as part of the panel, "Coverage Wishlists and Impact on Claims: What Really Matters," on Thursday, February 4 at 10:45am.

Mr. Kennedy joined Allied World in June 2004. As Senior Vice President, Professional Lines, he is responsible for the Public D&O, Public Fiduciary, Public EPL, Private Equity, Hedge Funds and Financial Institutions D&O. Prior to joining Allied World, Mr. Kennedy was with Gulf Insurance Company for 11 years, most recently as Managing Vice President with responsibilities for the Commercial D&O business.

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