GEICO names Hank Nayden vice president, general counsel and legislative counsel

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 21, 2017 – GEICO has named Hank Nayden vice president, general counsel and legislative counsel at the company's corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Md. Nayden will assume responsibility for GEICO's general counsel's office and will continue to oversee the company's office of legislative counsel, a role he has served in since 2000.

Nayden joined GEICO in 1992, as an attorney in the legislative counsel's office. In 1997, he was selected for the company's Executive Assistant Program, serving in a number of rotational positions and assignments.

A year later, Nayden helped launch GEICO's National Print Mail Center in Fredericksburg, Va. In 2000, he transitioned to the role of regional claims liability director in Fredericksburg prior to being elected as vice president of GEICO's legislative counsel later in the year.

Nayden holds a degree in economics from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and received his J.D. degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law. He earned his Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation in 1995.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 15 million private passenger customers, insuring more than 24 million vehicles (auto & cycle).

Using GEICO's online service center, policyholders can purchase policies, make policy changes, report claims and print insurance ID cards. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through the GEICO App, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.

GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.

For more information, go to www.geico.com.