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General Re Corporation Company Profile
General Re, or Gen Re, is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway and a leading property/casualty and life reinsurance player. The company's main subsidiary, General Reinsurance, is one of the biggest reinsurers in the US. Its second-largest operating company is Germany's Kölnische Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft (Cologne Re), the world's oldest reinsurer and a major force in international reinsurance. In addition to insurance, Gen Re has nearly a dozen subsidiaries offering investment and risk management services to reinsurers and accident and disability case management. Its London market Faraday subsidiary offers reinsurance in the UK while USAU offers aviation and aerospace insurance in the US.
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Contact Information
Address: 120 Long Ridge Rd.
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone:203-328-5000
Fax:203-328-6423
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Key People
Chairman, President, and CEO: Franklin (Tad) Montross IV
SVP, CFO, Treasurer: William G. Gasdaska Jr.
Industry Information
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