QBE North America has announced the appointment of Bobby Steinsdoerfer as senior vice president and regional underwriting leader for its Central Region and Lucas Prahl as senior vice president and regional underwriting leader for its Western Region.
“We continue to make significant investments to add industry-leading capabilities to serve the unique needs of middle-market customers,” said Tom Fitzgerald, president of QBE’s specialty and commercial business. “Our business is in growth mode, and we are excited to be able to add top talent to help us deliver distinct value to customers.”
Steinsdoerfer has more than 12 years of underwriting and strategic leadership experience in commercial and specialty insurance. Prior to joining QBE, he worked at AIG’s Blackboard Insurance Co. He has also served in various leadership roles at Zurich North America.
Prahl joined QBE in 2017 and has 16 years of industry experience in both underwriting and reinsurance brokerage. Since 2019, he has served as the P&C-retail underwriting leader for the company’s Central Region. Prahl’s move to the Western Region coincides with the transfer of Texas from the Central to the Western Region. Prahl will co-lead the region with Ed Griffiths, senior vice president and regional underwriting leader. Prior to joining QBE, Prahl held positions at The Hartford and Chubb.
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