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Adam Manus Appointed President and Chief Brokerage Officer of Holborn Corporation

NEW YORK, November 28, 2017 — Holborn Corporation (Holborn), a U.S.-based independent reinsurance broker, announced today that its Board has elected Adam Manus, 46, to the position of President and Chief Brokerage Officer, effective immediately. Adam is based in the firm’s office in New York City. Frank Harrison, 58, will continue in his role as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board.

Mr. Manus has been an instrumental member of Holborn’s team, previously serving as Executive Vice President where he focused on leading client relations, production and served as head of analytics. He was also Chair of the firm’s Franchise Operating Committee, where he helped steer strategic planning. Joining the firm in 1993, Mr. Manus’ tenure with Holborn spans more than two decades.

Mr. Harrison said, “Holborn’s success as an independent reinsurance firm has been due to our commitment to teamwork and client service, and no individual embodies these principles like Adam. For nearly 25 years, Adam has been a dedicated leader and client service practitioner.  He has vast understanding of our role in the market and our unique position as an advocate and true partner for our clients. This is an exciting time for me and our firm as we draw closer to our Centennial in 2020, and I am pleased to have Adam taking on this role in helping us serve our clients while driving Holborn forward.”

Mr. Manus said, “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to take on this role at Holborn and help perpetuate Holborn’s model for success. While industry challenges evolve, and Holborn’s innovative offerings adapt, our commitment to teamwork and long-term relationships remains the same.  I am excited to take on this position and work alongside Frank, who has been a tremendous leader and mentor, together with the rest of our dedicated team members in perpetuating our values and future growth.”

Mr. Manus graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Hamilton College, with a B.A. in Economics. He earned an M.B.A. at New York University’s Stern School of Business, and is an Associate in Reinsurance.  He is a board member of the New York Road Runners and has been active with the organization for nearly two decades.

About Holborn
Holborn Corporation (Holborn) is a privately held independent reinsurance brokerage firm established in 1920. With a commitment to integrity and a focus on long-term client relationships, Holborn’s offerings include advanced analytic tools, global market access and responsive reinsurance services. Through the adoption of an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) in 1998, Holborn became exclusively owned by its employees.  For additional information, please visit www.holborn.com.

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