Kim elected GEICO assistant VP of underwriting
WOODBURY, N.Y., Aug. 13, 2019 – The GEICO Board of Directors has elected Will Kim assistant vice president of underwriting for the company's regional operations in Woodbury, New York.
Kim began his GEICO career in 2005 as a customer service management trainee in the Woodbury, New York regional office. He then moved into the product management division in 2006, progressing from analyst to product manager and relocating to GEICO corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland, in 2012. During his time in product management, Kim held responsibility for profitable growth in the New York, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest and West Coast regions.
In 2015, Kim joined the underwriting, research, and control division, working his way from supervisor to manager of customer analytics and fraud. In that role, he focused on developing new ways to harness data to improve customer experience, risk segmentation and identify premium leakage.
Last year, Kim was promoted to director of corporate planning and control where he supported GEICO's planning and execution efforts.
Kim earned a bachelor's degree in economics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company), the second-largest auto insurer in the U.S., was founded in 1936 and insures more than 28 million vehicles in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. A member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies, GEICO employs more than 43,000 associates countrywide. GEICO constantly strives to make lives better by protecting people against unexpected events while saving them money and providing an outstanding customer experience. Along with personal auto insurance, commercial auto and personal umbrella coverages are also available. Homeowners, renters, condo, flood, identity theft, term life, and more coverages are written through non-affiliated insurance companies and are secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, LLC. Visit geico.com for a quote or to learn more.