BOSTON (Feb. 27, 2023) – Liberty Mutual Insurance today announced the immediate appointments of Becca Sniderman and Toby Smith as chief underwriting officers for Casualty and Specialty, respectively, for Global Risk Solutions (GRS) North America.

Sniderman has been with Liberty Mutual Insurance for 18 years, holding a variety of roles in Actuarial, Product and Underwriting. She will be responsible for managing product development, product maintenance, pricing, and profitability for GRS Casualty lines. She reports to Brandon Fick, chief underwriting officer, GRS North America.

“Becca's experience collaboratively managing growth and profitability of across various insurance lines and markets are keys to our success in Casualty lines,” said Fick.

Smith has been with Liberty Mutual Insurance for 14 years holding various roles in Specialty lines, most recently leading GRS North America, Casualty and Environmental. He will be responsible for overseeing the underwriting strategy and portfolio management of the North America specialty lines of business. He reports jointly to GRS President, North America Specialty, Matt Dolan and Fick.

“As we continue to grow our GRS underwriting team it is vital to have a talented leader like Toby who drives results through experience and his expert knowledge of the industry,” said Dolan.

Portrait of Becca Sniderman and Toby Smith

About Liberty Mutual Insurance 
At Liberty Mutual, we believe progress happens when people feel secure. By providing protection for the unexpected and delivering it with care, we help people and businesses embrace today and confidently pursue tomorrow. 

In business since 1912, and headquartered in Boston, today we are the sixth largest global property and casualty insurer based on 2021 gross written premium. We also rank 78 on the Fortune 100 list of largest corporations in the US based on 2021 revenue. As of December 31, 2022, we had $50 billion in annual consolidated revenue. 

We employ over 50,000 people in 29 countries and economies around the world. We offer a wide range of insurance products and services, including personal automobile, homeowners, specialty lines, reinsurance, commercial multiple-peril, workers compensation, commercial automobile, general liability, surety, and commercial property. 

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