ProSight Nominates Anne Waleski, Former Markel CFO, to Board of Directors
MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 7, 2020 – ProSight Global, Inc. (NYSE: PROS) announced today that Anne Waleski has been nominated to be elected as the company’s newest member of the Board of Directors, increasing the company’s number of independent directors to 10.
Ms. Waleski retired from Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) in 2019 after more than 25 years serving in a variety of financial roles. She served as CFO from 2010-2018. During her career, Markel successfully transformed from a national insurer to a Fortune 500 Company known for underwriting excellence and thoughtful capital allocation.
“I am excited to welcome Anne to our board. Her track record of excellence and deep industry knowledge built up over her 20-plus year career at Markel through multiple economic and underwriting cycles will be a great resource to our company,” said Larry Hannon, CEO and President of ProSight.”
Ms. Waleski’s appointment to the Board will be voted upon at the company’s annual meeting of stockholders on June 17th.
A Virginia native, Ms. Waleski earned her undergraduate degree at the College of William and Mary and her MBA at the University of Richmond. She currently serves on the board for Tredegar Corporation (NYSE: TG) and plays a leadership role in her local community with organizations including the READ Center, SportsBackers, and Virginia Institute for Marine Science.
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Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey, ProSight Global, Inc. is an innovative property and casualty insurance company that designs unique insurance solutions to help customers improve their business and realize value from their insurance purchasing decision. The company focuses on select niche industries, deploying differentiated underwriting and claims expertise with the goal of enhancing each customer’s operating performance. ProSight’s products are sold through a limited and select group of retail and wholesale distribution partners. Each of ProSight’s regulated insurance company subsidiaries are rated “A-” (Excellent) by A.M. Best. ProSight’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under the ticker symbol PROS. To learn more about ProSight visit www.prosightspecialty.com.
ProSight Global, Inc. (the “Company”), its directors and certain of its executive officers and employees may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from shareholders in connection with the Company’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “2020 Annual Meeting”). The Company plans to file a proxy statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) in connection with the solicitation of proxies for the 2020 Annual Meeting (the “2020 Proxy Statement”). Additional information regarding the identity of these potential participants and their direct or indirect interests, by security holdings or otherwise, will be set forth in the 2020 Proxy Statement and other materials to be filed with the SEC in connection with the 2020 Annual Meeting. This information can also be found in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K/A for the year ended December 31, 2019, filed with the SEC on March 10, 2020 (the “Form 10-K”). To the extent holdings of the Company’s securities have changed since the amounts printed in the Form 10-K, such changes have been or will be reflected on Statements of Change in Ownership on Form 4 filed with the SEC. Stockholders are urged to read the proxy statement and the accompanying solicitation materials when they become available because these documents will contain important information.
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