Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Promotes Two U.S. Executive & Professional Lines Leaders

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced a pair of promotions on its U.S. Executive & Professional Lines team, naming Shelley Norman, Senior Vice President, Management Liability, U.S., and Jason Preston as Senior Vice President, Management Liability, Central Region.

“I’m pleased to elevate these two leaders to oversee our growing Executive & Professional Lines portfolio in the U.S.,” said Anthony Tatulli, Head of Executive & Professional Lines, North America. “Shelley and Jason will help lead our team as we continue to bring underwriting solutions to our customers, together with BHSI’s financial strength, and our CLAIMS IS OUR PRODUCT philosophy – all of which are particularly vital to our broker and customer partners.”

Shelley, who has more than 25 years of industry experience, joined BHSI in 2021 as Senior Vice President, Management Liability, Central Region. In her new role, she will oversee BHSI’s regional teams underwriting commercial public and private non-profit management liability insurance nationwide. She continues to be based in Chicago and can be reached at

Jason has more than 22 years of industry experience spanning both the underwriting and brokerage sides of the business. He joined BHSI in 2021 as Vice President, Management Liability. In his new role, he will oversee BHSI’s Commercial Public and Private Non-Profit Management Liability underwriting team in the Central region. He continues to be based in Chicago and can be reached at

In the U.S., BHSI offers a full range of Executive & Professional Lines coverages for public companies, private companies, financial institutions, and non-profit organizations as well as professional and transactional liability solutions.

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance ( 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. ­ The actual and final terms of coverage for all product lines may vary. It underwrites on the paper 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, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance 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, Lyon, London, Macau, Madrid, Manchester, Melbourne, Munich, Paris, Perth, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto and Zurich. For more information, contact


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