NEW YORK, NY, Dec. 12, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) today announced several executive changes.
- Steven R. Kuuskvere has been named President of the U.S. Management Liability division of Navigators Pro. He replaces Christopher C. Duca, who will leave the Company in January 2013 to pursue other interests. Both Mr. Duca and Mr. Kuuskvere joined Navigators in September 2001 to launch Navigators Pro.
- Michael L. Civisca, Chief Operating Officer of Navigators Management Company, Inc., will leave the Company at year end to pursue other interests.
- Peter A. Burns has joined the Company as President of the Excess Casualty unit of Navigators Commercial. Mr. Burns has held a variety of underwriting and claims positions within the industry, most recently with ACE USA
- Thomas B. Kuchinic has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Practice Leader of the Environmental Casualty unit, also within Navigators Commercial.
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