Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Promotes Shane O’Neill and Ciaran Reddin in Ireland

BOSTON & DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced a pair of promotions in Ireland: Shane O’Neill has been named Head of Property, while Ciaran Reddin has been appointed Head of Professional Indemnity and Cyber.

“Shane and Ciaran have played pivotal roles in building our portfolio and bringing BHSI’s values, bespoke solutions and excellent service to our customers and broker partners in Ireland,” said Louise Kidd, Country Manager, Ireland, BHSI. “I am pleased to recognize their contributions with these promotions. In their new leadership roles, they will further elevate our service and solutions and advance our growing and talented teams in Ireland.”

Shane joined BHSI in 2019 as Senior Property Underwriter and has 20 years of industry experience. Ciaran has nearly a decade of industry experience. He joined BHSI in 2019 as Senior Professional Indemnity Underwriter, Executive & Professional Lines.

Both Shane and Ciaran will continue to be based in BHSI’s office in Dublin. They can be reached at and

In Ireland, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) trades under Berkshire Hathaway European Insurance DAC (BHEI), an Irish domiciled Designated Activity Company, Registration Number 636883 and Registered Office at 2nd Floor, 7 Grand Canal Street Lower, Dublin D02 KW81. BHEI 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 BHEI are part 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, Brussels, Cologne, Dubai, Dublin, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, London, Lyon, Macau, Madrid, Manchester, Melbourne, Munich, Paris, Perth, Singapore, Switzerland, Sydney, Toronto, and Zurich.



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