Richard N. Shaak

President and CEO, STARR Technical Risks Agency, Inc.

Richard N. Shaak is President and CEO of STARR Technical Risks Agency, Inc., a market leader in providing property insurance, fronting, claims, and loss control services to the highly specialized energy-related and technical industries such as oil and gas, petrochemical, chemical and power generation industries.

Prior to this role, Mr. Shaak has held a number of positions at STARR including President of Starr Indemnity & Liability Company, President of Starr Underwriting Agencies, Eastern Zone Manager, and Vice President and Regional Manager for the New York office of Starr Tech.

Mr. Shaak is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering.

A.M. Best Financial Strength Rating

Starr Indemnity & Liability Company holds an A.M. Best financial strength rating of "A" (Excellent), Financial Size Category XIV, and an issuer credit rating of "a."

Starr Syndicate Limited at Lloyd's of London holds an A.M. Best financial strength rating of "A" (Excellent), Financial Size Category XV, and a Standard & Poor's rating of "A+" (Strong) (Lloyd's of London market ratings).

Effective Date: May 23, 2017

Starr Surplus Lines Insurance Company holds an A.M. Best financial strength rating of "A" (Excellent), Financial Size Category XV, and an issuer credit rating of "a."

Starr International Insurance (Asia) Ltd. holds an A.M. Best financial strength rating of “A” (Excellent), Financial Size Category XV an issuer credit rating of “a.”

Starr Insurance & Reinsurance Limited holds an A.M. Best financial strength rating of “A” (Excellent), Financial Size Category XV, and an issuer credit rating of “a.”