Bob Mendelsohn

Practice Expert: Corporate Governance and Global Insurance

Bob Mendelsohn is the Managing Principal at Mendelsohn Associates where he serves as a business advisor for domestic and international businesses and senior executives.

Prior to Mendelsohn Associates, Bob was the Chief Executive Officer for the Royal Insurance Group, Inc. (USA) (1993-1997) and Group Chief Executive of Royal & SunAlliance Insurance Group, plc (1997-2002).  He was formerly President and Chief Operating Officer at W. R. Berkley Corporation and began his career as an attorney at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP.

Bob served as Chairman of the Board of The Navigators Group, Inc.  He has served on the Board of Directors of both public and private companies in: asset management, banking, electronic security, fire safety equipment, food processing, insurance, and retirement living facilities.  His board experience encompasses companies in the USA, UK, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, Denmark and South Africa.  He served as a Member of the Advisory Board of the Program on Corporate Governance at Harvard Law School from 2005 to 2012.

Bob earned his A.B. at Georgetown University and his J.D. from Harvard Law School.