Financial Services >> Analyst Interviews >> May 17, 2010

Before Cycle Turns, A Focus On Quality Insurance Names – Amit Kumar – Macquarie Securities Group

Kumar, Amit
Amit Kumar is Vice President and a Senior Analyst at Macquarie Group Limited. Mr. Kumar currently focuses on large-cap multiline insurers, midcap insurers and Bermudian reinsurers. In 2005, Mr. Kumar joined Fox-Pitt Kelton, which was acquired by Macquarie Securities Group in 2009. Prior to that, he worked at Dowling & Partners Securities, LLC, for four years. Mr. Kumar holds one MBA from the Barney School of Business at the University of Hartford, another MBA from Symbiosis Institute of International Business in India and a B.S. from BVM Engineering College, also in India. Profile
TWST: Please begin with a brief overview of your coverage, including the specific names you follow within the insurance industry.

Mr. Kumar: I cover a mix of large-cap, multiline insurance companies;