Ira Lederman - W R Insider

W R Berkley Corporation -- USA Stock  

USD 69.83  0.09  0.13%

Executive VP and Secretary

Mr. Ira S. Lederman was Executive Vice President, Secretary of the Company. Mr. Lederman has served as Corporationrationrate Secretary since November 2001, as a Senior Vice President from January 1997 to June 2015 and as an Executive Vice President since June 2015. He was also General Counsel from November 2001 to May 2015. He joined the Company in 1983.
Age: 62  EVP Since 2015      
Lederman joined the Company in 1983, and has served as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary since 2001. He received a B.A. from Queens College, a Masters in Public Administration from New York University and a J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law. He has over 35 years of legal experience, more than 30 of which was with the Company. His new responsibilities will include oversight of the Company?s legal, compliance, claims and other administrative functions.

Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 2.53 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $2.53 of profit. This is way below average. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 10.49 % implying that it generated $10.49 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 2.49 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 45.4 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. W R Berkley Corporation has Current Ratio of 0.36 suggesting that it has not enough short term capital to pay financial commitments when the payables are due.

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Entity Summary

Berkley Corporation, an insurance holding company, operates as commercial lines writer in the United States and internationally. Berkley Corporation was founded in 1967 and is based in Greenwich, Connecticut. W R operates under Insurance - General classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange exchange.W R Berkley Corporation (WRB) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in CONNECTICUT, U.S.A and employs 7,621 people. W R is listed under Insurance category by Fama And French industry classification.

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Top Management

W R Berkley Leadership Team
Matthew Ricciardi, President
Kathleen Tierney, President
Maria Ferre, Director
Mark Brockbank, Director
James Shiel, EVP
Eugene Ballard, CFO
James Bronner, President
Ira Lederman, EVP
Richard Lowery, President
Dana Frantz, President
Jack Nusbaum, Director
Mir Mazhar, President
Christopher Augostini, Director
Melissa Emmendorfer, President
Robert Berkley, CEO
Kenneth Sroka, President
George Daly, Director, Ph.D
William Berkley, CEO
Sean Paradine, President
Andrea Kanefsky, President
Shasi Gangadharan, CEO
Jared Abbey, President
Richard Baio, President
Aaron Yip, COO
Lucille Sgaglione, President
Jonathan Schriber, President
Karen Horvath, President
Mary Farrell, Director
Mark Shapiro, Director
Ronald Blaylock, Director

Stock Performance

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