BUSINESS WIRE: Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Launches Executive & Professional Lines in Switzerland, Christoph Kammermann to Head Product Line


BOSTON & ZURICH --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 24.08.2022 --

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced that it is introducing Executive & Professional (E&P) Lines coverages and named Christoph Kammermann as Head of Executive & Professional Lines in Switzerland.

“Our momentum in Switzerland continues to build quickly with these latest additions to our leadership team and our product line,” said Leander Metzger, Country Manager, Switzerland, BHSI. “We are excited to introduce our long-view Executive & Professional Lines solutions, stable capacity and CLAIMS IS OUR PRODUCT philosophy to customers and brokers in the local Swiss market.”

BHSI is introducing numerous E&P policies in Switzerland, including D&O Liability and Professional Liability Insurance.

Christoph has more than 25 years of industry experience and was most recently Head of Financial Lines and Professional Liability at Liberty Specialty Markets in Zurich. He is a graduate of the University of Bern in Switzerland and holds a master’s in Business Administration.

Christoph will be based in Zurich and can be reached at

In Switzerland, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) trades under Berkshire Hathaway International Insurance Limited (BHIIL). BHIIL is an incorporated England and Wales limited liability company, Registration Number 3230337 and Registered Office at 8 Fenchurch Place, 4th Floor, London EC3M 4AJ, United Kingdom. BHIIL is an affiliate of Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company (BHSIC), a Nebraska USA domiciled corporation, which provides commercial property, casualty, healthcare professional liability, executive and professional lines, transactional liability, surety, marine, travel, programs, accident and health, medical stop loss, homeowners, and multinational insurance. BHSIC and BHIIL are subsidiaries of Berkshire Hathaway's National Indemnity group of insurance companies, which hold financial strength ratings of A++ from AM Best and AA+ from Standard & Poor's. Based in Boston, BHSI has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Indianapolis, Irvine, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, San Ramon, Seattle, Stevens Point, Adelaide, Auckland, Brisbane, Cologne, Dubai, Dublin, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, London, Lyon, Macau, Madrid, Manchester, Melbourne, Munich, Paris, Perth, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto, and Zurich.

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