Mike Sapnar '88

CEO of TransRE


Mike has been the Chief Executive Officer at Transatlantic Holdings Inc. at Alleghany Corp. since January 01, 2012 and its President since September 2011 Mr. Sapnar serves as Senior Vice President of Putnam Reinsurance Company. Mr. Sapnar served as Chief Operating Officer of Transatlantic Holdings Inc. May 19, 2011. Mr. Sapnar served as Executive Vice President of Transatlantic Holdings from May 2006 to September 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Sapnar served as Executive Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer of Domestic Operations at Transatlantic Reinsurance Company, Inc. (TRC), a subsidiary of Transatlantic Holdings Inc. since May 2006 until May 19, 2011. He served as Senior Vice President of Transatlantic Holdings Inc. from December 2, 2004 to May 2006. He served as the Chief Underwriting Officer of Transatlantic Holdings Inc. from December 1, 2005 to May 2006. Previously, from March 2002 to May 2006, Mr. Sapnar served as Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer of Domestic Operations of TRC and Putnam. He serves as a Director of Putnam Reinsurance. He served as a Director of Transatlantic Holdings Inc. from May 26, 2011 to September 2011. He served as a Director of Transatlantic Reinsurance Company, Inc., since December 2004.