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Kemper Appoints Matthew A. Hunton as President of Kemper Auto

May 13, 2019

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2019--

Kemper Corporation (NYSE: KMPR) announced that Matthew A. Hunton has joined the company as President of Kemper Auto, Kemper’s specialty personal and commercial auto lines, effective today. Hunton will report to Duane Sanders, President of Kemper’s Property & Casualty Division, and will be based in Kemper’s Chicago headquarters office.

“Matt has extensive experience and demonstrated success with personal lines in the P&C industry,” said Sanders. “His well-rounded breadth of understanding and expertise in our business, coupled with his strong leadership skills and ability to execute, will help advance our strategy to make Kemper Auto a premier specialty auto insurance provider.”

Hunton joins Kemper from The Travelers, where he held a variety of leadership roles related to personal and commercial lines in operations, strategic markets, finance, product management, and most recently held the role of Vice President–Global Small Commercial Select Accounts. He received a BS in Physics and Meteorology from Rutgers University and an MBA from Yale University. Hunton succeeds Glen Godwin, who is retiring from Kemper effective July 1.

About Kemper

The Kemper family of companies is one of the nation’s leading insurers. With nearly $12 billion in assets, Kemper is improving the world of insurance by offering personalized solutions for individuals, families and businesses. Through our businesses, Kemper:

  • Offers insurance for auto, home, life, health and valuables
  • Services 6.3 million policies
  • Is represented by more than 30,000 agents and brokers
  • Employs over 8,100 associates dedicated to providing exceptional service
  • Is licensed to sell insurance in 50 states and the District of Columbia

Learn more about Kemper.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ILLINOIS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: AUTOMOTIVE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE INSURANCE OTHER AUTOMOTIVE

SOURCE: Kemper Corporation

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