F. Michael Csorba Joins Great American Insurance Group as Divisional President

CINCINNATI -- April 7, 2016 -- Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce the hiring of F. Michael Csorba as Divisional President within the Property and Casualty Group’s Ocean Marine Division. Mr. Csorba will succeed John Rowney, who is retiring after nearly 28 years of service with the Company. Mr. Csorba joins Great American from International Marine Underwriters (IMU) where he served as Vice President of the hull and liability product lines.

Mr. Csorba serves as the Chairman of the Inland Hull, Fishing and Yacht Committee for the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI). Additionally, he served on the Board of Directors for the American Institute of Marine Underwriters and also as the Chair of the Hull Committee. He also served as a Representative for the Water Quality Insurance Syndicate.

Mr. Csorba graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance. In addition, he earned the Associate in Marine Insurance Management (AMIM) and Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designations.

About Great American Insurance Group

Great American Insurance Group’s roots go back to 1872 with the founding of its flagship company, Great American Insurance Company. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, the operations of Great American Insurance Group are engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance, focusing on specialty commercial products for businesses, and in the sale of traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. Great American Insurance Company has received an “A” (Excellent) or higher rating from the A.M. Best Company for over 100 years (most recent rating evaluation of “A+” (Superior) as of March 20, 2015). The members of the Great American Insurance Group are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), also based in Cincinnati, Ohio. AFG’s common stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AFG.


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