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4521 Highwoods Parkway

Glen Allen, VA 23060

United States

Phone: 804-747-0136

Fax: 804-965-1600

crime, and commercial fidelity; contingency coverage, including event cancellation, non-appearance, and prize indemnity; accident and health coverage targeting affinity groups and schemes, accounts, and sports groups; coverage for equine-related risks, such as horse mortality, theft, infertility, transit, and specified perils; specialty coverages, such as mortality risks for farms, zoos, animal theme parks, and safari parks; short-term trade credit coverage for commercial risks, including insolvency and protracted default, as well as political risks coverage in conjunction with commercial risks for currency inconvertibility, government action, import/export license cancellation, public buyer default and war; and products liability, excess and umbrella and environmental liability coverages targeted at Canadian domiciled insureds. Alterra segment The Alterra segment provides diversified specialty insurance and reinsurance products to corporations, public entities and other property and casualty insurers through offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Switzerland, Bermuda and Latin America. The Alterra segment comprises the following underwriting units: U.S. Insurance, Global Insurance, Alterra at Lloyd's, and Global Reinsurance. The U.S. Insurance unit offers property and casualty insurance coverage from offices in the United States. The Alterra segment participates in the excess and surplus lines market through Alterra Excess & Surplus Insurance Company (AESIC) and in the admitted insurance market through Alterra America Insurance Company (AAIC). AESIC is authorized to write business in 49 states and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. AAIC is licensed to write business in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Products offered within the U.S. Insurance unit include excess liability, marine, professional liability and property. The Global Insurance unit offers property and casualty excess of loss insurance through Markel Bermuda and Markel Europe from offices in Bermuda, Dublin, London and Zurich to Fortune 1000 companies. Products offered within the Global Insurance unit include excess liability, professional liability and property. Professional liability products include errors and omissions insurance, employment practices liability insurance and directors and officers insurance. Excess liability products include excess umbrella liability insurance, excess product liability insurance, excess medical malpractice insurance and excess product recall insurance. These products are underwritten on an individual risk basis. Alterra at Lloyd's offers property and casualty quota share and excess of loss insurance and reinsurance through its Lloyd's Syndicate 1400 from its offices in London and Zurich, primarily to medium- to large-sized international clients. Products offered within the Lloyd's group include accident and health, agriculture, financial institutions, international casualty, marine, professional liability and property. The Alterra segment's Global Reinsurance unit offers property and casualty quota share and excess of loss reinsurance through Alterra Re USA, Alterra at Lloyd's, Markel Europe, Markel Bermuda and Markel Brazil to insurance and reinsurance companies worldwide. Alterra Re USA is licensed or accredited to provide reinsurance in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Reinsurance products offered include agriculture, auto, credit and surety, general casualty, marine and energy, professional liability, property and workers' compensation. Markel Ventures, Inc. Through wholly-owned subsidiary Markel Ventures, Inc., the company owns interests in various industrial and service businesses that operate outside of the specialty insurance marketplace. The company’s operations comprise a diverse portfolio of industrial and service companies from various industries, including manufacturers of dredging equipment, high-speed bakery equipment, laminated furniture products and food processing equipment; an owner and operator of manufactured housing communities; a real estate investment fund manager; a residential homebuilder; a retai


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