Paul Springman Chairman and NED Director
Location: New York
Team: Pioneer Board
Paul Springman's career highlights include 25+ years of distinguished accomplishments at Markel Corporation where, in his last position, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to working at Markel, Paul was President of a Berkshire Hathaway insurance company. Paul served on the National Association of Professional Surplus Lines Offices (NAPSLO) Board of Directors for seven years including one year as President. Later in his career, he was honored by NAPSLO as the recipient of the Charles A. McAlear award for distinguished service to the excess and surplus lines industry. Paul has also been active in the AAMGA, PCI/NAII and other industry trade associations.
He is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and sits on numerous insurance organisations' boards and advisory councils, as well as operating an insurance consulting practice from Richmond, Virginia. Paul is also involved with his community as past president of his homeowners association, volunteering with Goochland County, coaching men in recovery on job interviewing skills and assists his national fraternity with financial development activities, as well as, mentoring undergraduate members.