Westfield Insurance’s National Claims Leader, Robert Bowers, to Speak at the 2015 CLM Litigation Management Institute


Westfield Center, OH, October 7, 2015 - Robert Bowers, National Claims Leader, Westfield Insurance, will speak at the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance’s 2015 Litigation Management Institute on the topic of Resolution Strategies. This conference will be hosted at Columbia Law School in New York City from Oct. 22-25.

With 28 years of experience in the insurance industry, Bowers has held a variety of operational, leadership, executive and change management roles throughout his career at Westfield. In his role as National Claims Leader, Bowers and his team are responsible for the strategic and operational results of the claims department. Most recently, he held the role of Claims Strategy Leader and was responsible for the development and deployment of Westfield’s multi-year claims transformation initiatives, focused on organizational, customer, analytical and data advancements.

Bowers received his MBA from Ashland University and was inducted into Delta Mu Delta, the international honor society in business. He currently holds multiple insurance designations, including CPCU, SCLA and AIC and has earned certification as a Hammer Process Master and in Prosci Change Management.

About Westfield Insurance
Westfield Insurance is a part of Westfield Group, a customer-focused insurance and banking group of businesses headquartered in Westfield Center, Ohio, and in business for more than 167 years. Westfield Insurance provides commercial insurance in 21 states, personal insurance in 10 states and surety services to customers in 50 states. Westfield is one of the nation’s 50 largest property and casualty insurance groups, represented by a network of more than 1,000 independent insurance agencies. Westfield Insurance was named as a Top Workplace in northeast Ohio in 2014 and as a Top Workplace in central Ohio in 2015. Westfield Bank provides banking solutions for businesses and individuals, and Westfield Services provides service and training support for independent insurance agencies. Learn more about Westfield Group at www.WestfieldInsurance.com and www.Westfield-Bank.com.

About the CLM
The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) promotes and furthers the highest standards of claims and litigation management and brings together the thought leaders in both industries. CLM’s Members and Fellows include risk and litigation managers, insurance and claims professionals, corporate counsel, outside counsel and third party vendors. The CLM sponsors educational programs, provides resources and fosters communication among all in the industry. To learn more about the CLM, please visit www.theclm.org.

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