In Science and Space: Chris Belvedere has joined Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) as Senior Director, Retail Business Development, the company said today. He will be in charge of managing national business development with an emphasis on retail, especially with Markel’s national and strategic partners.
Chris has over 15 years of expertise in the industry, including leadership underwriting experience, managing retail connections, managing product management, directing regional branches in multiple cities, and establishing and implementing strategies to achieve financial targets for product lines.
Chris is the right candidate for this crucial position because of his experience and established connections in the retail industry, according to Glenn Harris, managing executive of distribution strategies and business development. “Chris will collaborate closely with our major retail partners, our regional underwriting and business development teams, and our product line executives to continue offering solutions to insureds. We are overjoyed to have Chris join our team.”
Harris will receive reports from Belvedere, who is headquartered in New York.