At its regularly scheduled meeting, the Board of Directors of Transatlantic Reinsurance Company, a subsidiary of Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: TRH), elected the following officers:
      New York:   Kenneth Brandt – Executive Vice President, President of North America
Julian Spence – Executive Vice President & Chief Risk Officer

Paul McKeon – Senior Vice President & Chief Underwriting Officer for North America
Paul Hogan – Vice President
John Romano – Vice President
Cathryn Thom – Vice President
Julie Hadley – Assistant Vice President
Elida Nosenzo – Assistant Vice President

Transatlantic Reinsurance Company is a subsidiary of Transatlantic Holdings, Inc., which is a leading international reinsurance organization headquartered in New York, with operations on six continents. Its subsidiaries, Transatlantic Reinsurance Company ®, Trans Re Zurich Reinsurance Company Ltd. and Putnam Reinsurance Company, offer reinsurance capacity on both a treaty and facultative basis -- structuring programs for a full range of property and casualty products, with an emphasis on specialty risks.

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