Insurance Experts Who Put Customers First

Each of our 60+ Berkley insurance businesses serves a niche market and possess specialized knowledge regarding an industry, product, or region.

Creating Peace of Mind 


At Berkley, insurance is all about peace of mind. Our customers know we are there for them at every step of the way—helping them manage risk so their businesses can thrive.


A History of Innovation and Integrity

Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation has grown from a small investment management firm into one of the largest commercial lines property and casualty insurers in the United States.


Along the way, we’ve been listed on the New York Stock Exchange, become a Fortune 500 company, joined the S&P 500, and seen our gross written premiums exceed $10 billion.


Today, the Berkley brand comprises more than 60+ businesses worldwide and is divided into two segments: Insurance and Reinsurance & Monoline Excess. Led by our Executive Chairman, founder, and largest shareholder, William. R. Berkley, and our President and Chief Executive Officer, W. Robert Berkley, Jr., W. R. Berkley Corporation is well-positioned to respond to opportunities for future growth.



Berkley’s Guiding Principles


Discover Who You Can Become at Berkley

Berkley employees are our greatest asset, where everyone makes a difference. This is why we are invested in the professional and personal development of everyone in our organization. Interested in seeing who you can become at Berkley? Click below to find out.

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Berkley is comprised of 60+ businesses providing specialized insurance solutions