Boston, Mass. – August 21, 2015 – Ms. Nikki Lankford has been appointed Regional Vice President for Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Metro New York region within the company’s Business Insurance operation.
Ms. Lankford will be based in New York City and responsible for the profitable growth of small to mid-market business there and on Long Island. Working with the company’s appointed independent agents and brokers, Lankford will manage local underwriting operations and territory managers who provide a single point of access to a broad product line for businesses.
“Nikki has a proven track record of creating and executing strategies to promote new business growth and solidify broker relations,” said Jamie Trish, president, Northeast region, Business Insurance. “She demonstrates strong leadership in a team environment that fosters disciplined underwriting and has produced improved operating results year-over-year.”
Employed with Liberty Mutual since 2004, Ms. Lankford most recently was Senior Underwriting Manager for the New York City office where she led a team of twelve in growing the company’s middle market presence. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Georgia’s Risk Management and Insurance program. She also holds the CPCU, ARM and AU professional designations.
About Liberty Mutual Insurance
Liberty Mutual Insurance helps people preserve and protect what they earn, build, own and cherish. Keeping this promise means we are there when our policyholders throughout the world need us most.
In business since 1912, and headquartered in Boston, Mass., today Liberty Mutual is a diversified insurer with operations in 30 countries and economies around the world. The company is the third largest property and casualty insurer in the U.S. based on 2013 direct premium written as reported by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
Liberty Mutual is ranked 78th on the Fortune 100 list of largest corporations in the U.S. based on 2014 revenue. As of December 31, 2014, the company had $124.3 billion in consolidated assets, $104.0 billion in consolidated liabilities, and $39.6 billion in annual consolidated revenue.
Liberty employs more than 50,000 people in approximately 900 offices throughout the world, and we offer a wide range of insurance products and services, including personal automobile, homeowners, accident & health, commercial automobile, general liability, property, surety, workers compensation, group disability, group life, specialty lines, reinsurance, individual life and annuity products. You can learn more by visiting www.libertymutualinsurance.com.