Validus Holdings Ltd.
Validus Holdings Ltd. provides reinsurance and insurance services. The company operates through three segments: Validus Re, AlphaCat and Talbot. The Validus Re segment is focused on short-tail lines of reinsurance. Its primary lines in which the segment conducts business are property, marine and specialty, which include agriculture, aerospace and aviation, financial lines of business, nuclear, terrorism, life, accident & health, workers' compensation, crisis management contingency, motor and technical lines. The AlphaCat segment focuses on property insurance services. The Talbot segment focuses on a wide range of marine and energy, war, political violence, commercial property, financial institutions, contingency, bloodstock, accident & health and aviation classes of business on an insurance or facultative reinsurance basis and principally property, aerospace and marine classes of business on a treaty reinsurance basis. Validus Holdings was founded on October 19, 2005 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.