Fortin was previously senior vice president of CNA Specialty

Pensions Insight

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has announced the appointment of Dan Fortin as senior vice-president, executive and professional lines. Fortin was previously senior vice president of CNA Specialty.

“Dan has a stellar reputation in the industry and a proven record of spearheading quality, profitable insurance businesses,” said Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance executive vice president of casualty, healthcare, executive and professional lines David Bresnahan. “We are fortunate to be able to bring his innovative-thinking and leadership to our executive and professional lines team.”

Fortin was responsible for management and professional liability globally at CNA Specialty for almost a decade, and served as interim chief executive of CNA Europe in 2009. He was also previously managing director, Aon Financial Services Group.