Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has named Todd M Greeley as its new vice president, claims, executive & professional lines, to boost the service offering to the clients.

Prior to accepting the current role, Greeley was serving as vice president for CNA Pro Claim, at CNA Financial Corp.

Commenting on the appointment, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance svp, chief claims officer David Crowe said Todd has extensive claims experience and legal background.

"Todd also has a proven track record of working closely with underwriters, brokers and customers at every stage of the business relationship, and will be working closely with our underwriters as we enhance our products and grow our executive and professional lines," Crowe added.

Greeley joined CNA Financial in 2002, and before that, he was acting as an attorney in private practice in New York, where he managed commercial litigation and represented executive and professional liability insurers.

Managing regional underwriting offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles and New York, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance is based in Boston.

The firm offers commercial property, casualty, healthcare professional liability, executive and professional lines insurance and programs for customers across the US.