Travelers Increases Board to 12 Members; Ruegger Named a Director
The board elected Philip T. Ruegger III
as a director, the insurer said in a regulatory filing.
According to the Travelers wesbite, Ruegger served as chairman of the law firm of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP from 2004 until his retirement in 2013.
He was a member of the firm's executive committee from 1993 through June 2013.
Ruegger joined Simpson Thacher in 1974 and became a partner in 1981.
Ruegger is chairman of the board of the Henry Street Settlement and is an honorary trustee of the Natural Resources Defense Council.