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HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#chiefoperatingofficer–Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd announced today that Wes Dupont has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Allied World Group.

Wes has been a part of Allied World for 17 years and during this time he has played a significant role in driving the company strategy forward. As the Chief Operating Officer, Wes will have oversight of the day-to-day administrative and operational functions across the company, providing a platform for him to influence Allied World on a broader basis. Wes will continue to oversee the company’s legal, compliance, claims, human resources, internal audit and procurement functions on a global basis and will remain a member of the Executive Board.

About Allied World

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd, through its subsidiaries, is a global provider of insurance and reinsurance solutions. We operate under the brand Allied World and have supported clients, cedents and trading partners with thoughtful service and meaningful coverages since 2001. We are a subsidiary of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, and we benefit from a worldwide network of affiliated entities that allow us to think and respond in non-traditional ways. Our capital base is strong, our solutions anticipate rather than react to changing trends, and our teams are focused on establishing long-term relationships that are mutually beneficial.


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