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EMC Re Hires Joseph A. Gullo as AVP – Reinsurance Underwriting

DES MOINES, Iowa (July 16, 2021)—Joseph A. Gullo has joined EMC Reinsurance Company (EMC Re) as Assistant Vice President – Reinsurance Underwriting, and member of EMC Re’s executive team. In this role, he will provide the leadership and strategic planning for, and oversee the execution of, all reinsurance underwriting activity.

With a reinsurance career spanning over 25 years, Gullo has worked with clients ranging in size from county mutual companies to Fortune 500 global companies, both directly and through reinsurance intermediaries. Most recently, Gullo served as vice president at AIG Re where he was responsible for building the division’s property capabilities, including establishing underwriting guidelines and pricing metrics. Previously, he held senior positions at Partner Reinsurance and Transatlantic Reinsurance.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business in New York City. Gullo will be based in the New York area.

About EMC Insurance Companies

EMC Insurance Companies is among the top 60 property/casualty insurance organizations in the country based on net written premium, with more than 2,400 employees. Employers Mutual Casualty Company (EMCC) was organized in 1911 to write workers’ compensation protection in Iowa. Today, operating under the trade name EMC Insurance Companies, the company provides property and casualty insurance products and services throughout the United States and writes reinsurance contracts worldwide. EMCC is licensed in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. For more information, visit

About EMC Re

EMCC has been assuming reinsurance since the 1950s. EMC Reinsurance Company (EMC Re) was established in 1981. For more information, visit

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