Everest Re Group 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
September 1, 2009
Everest Re Group, Ltd.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code 441-295-0006
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Item 5.02 DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS OF CERTAIN OFFICERS
On September 1, 2009, the registrant issued a news release announcing the retirement of its Vice Chairman and Chief Underwriting Officer, Thomas J. Gallagher, effective October 9, 2009. A copy of the news release announcing the retirement is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
EVEREST RE GROUP, LTD.
By: /S/ KEITH T. SHOEMAKER
Dated: September 1, 2009