Andy F. Bessette net worth and biography

Andy Bessette Biography and Net Worth

Andy Bessette is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for Travelers. He is a member of the company’s Management Committee and Operating Committee.

Bessette is responsible for Corporate Real Estate, Corporate Procurement, Administrative Services, Community Relations, Aviation, Internal Investigations and Event Management. He is also responsible for sports sponsorships, including the company’s official marketing partnership with the PGA TOUR and title sponsorship of the Travelers Championship, for which he serves on the board of the Greater Hartford Community Foundation. He has also held a number of management positions across the company.

Bessette served as President of the International Development Research Corporation (IDRC), now CoreNet Global, and earned an IDRC professional certificate as Advanced Professional in Real Estate and the Workplace.

He is a member of the University of Connecticut Board of Trustees, is chair of the Financial Affairs Committee and serves on the Board of Directors of the University of Connecticut Health Center. Bessette is Vice Chairman of the Capital Region Development Authority and immediate past chair of the MetroHartford Alliance Board of Directors. He sits on the Board of Advisors for Team Rubicon and is a Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Corporation member. He is a corporator for Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center and serves on the Board of Governors for Hartford Hospital. He also serves on the board of Greater MSP in Minneapolis. A member of the 1980 United States Olympic Team, he continues to support Olympic Committee activities.

Bessette holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut and a master’s degree from the University of Rhode Island.

What is Andy F. Bessette's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Andy F. Bessette is at least $4.02 million as of August 20th, 2019. Mr. Bessette owns 21,259 shares of Travelers Companies stock worth more than $4,020,927 as of December 2nd. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Bessette may own. Learn More about Andy F. Bessette's net worth.

How old is Andy F. Bessette?

Mr. Bessette is currently 68 years old. There are 8 older executives and no younger executives at Travelers Companies. Learn More on Andy F. Bessette's age.

How do I contact Andy F. Bessette?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Bessette and other Travelers Companies executives is 485 Lexington Avenue, New York NY, 10017. Travelers Companies can also be reached via phone at (917) 778-6000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Andy F. Bessette's contact information.

Has Andy F. Bessette been buying or selling shares of Travelers Companies?

Andy F. Bessette has not been actively trading shares of Travelers Companies during the past quarter. Most recently, Andy F. Bessette sold 6,005 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $159.87, for a transaction totalling $960,019.35. Learn More on Andy F. Bessette's trading history.

Who are Travelers Companies' active insiders?

Travelers Companies' insider roster includes Jay Benet (Vice Chairman), Diane Bengston (EVP), Andy Bessette (EVP), John Clifford, Jr. (EVP), Daniel Frey (CFO), William Heyman (Vice Chairman), Michael Klein (EVP), Jeffrey Klenk (EVP), Diane Kurtzman (EVP), Mojgan Lefebvre (EVP), Brian MacLean (COO), Maria Olivo (EVP), Douglas Russell (SVP), Alan Schnitzer (CEO), and Gregory Toczydlowski (EVP). Learn More on Travelers Companies' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Travelers Companies?

In the last year, insiders at the insurance provider sold shares 28 times. They sold a total of 290,350 shares worth more than $50,915,511.58. The most recent insider tranaction occured on November, 30th when Vice Chairman William H Heyman sold 2,000 shares worth more than $379,760.00. Insiders at Travelers Companies own 1.1 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Travelers Companies.

Information on this page was last updated on 11/30/2022.

Andy F. Bessette Insider Trading History at Travelers Companies

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/23/2021Sell6,005$159.87$960,019.35View SEC Filing Icon  
8/20/2019Sell11,650$146.85$1,710,802.5021,259View SEC Filing Icon  
5/3/2019Sell16,550$142.46$2,357,713.009,609View SEC Filing Icon  
11/14/2018Sell1,666$126.17$210,199.228,457View SEC Filing Icon  
8/17/2018Sell8,892$130.78$1,162,895.7610,551View SEC Filing Icon  
2/26/2018Sell17,000$142.42$2,421,140.0028,327View SEC Filing Icon  
11/14/2017Sell2,000$132.98$265,960.008,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/1/2017Sell3,300$128.50$424,050.0010,000View SEC Filing Icon  
4/25/2017Sell9,379$121.60$1,140,486.4014,420View SEC Filing Icon  
2/24/2017Sell14,100$122.23$1,723,443.0030,165View SEC Filing Icon  
7/26/2016Sell8,554$117.58$1,005,779.3214,659View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2016Sell15,000$112.55$1,688,250.0017,734View SEC Filing Icon  
2/24/2016Sell4,915$107.30$527,379.5018,874View SEC Filing Icon  
5/21/2015Sell14,857$103.25$1,533,985.25View SEC Filing Icon  
2/20/2015Sell25,400$107.90$2,740,660.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/26/2014Sell19,850$103.84$2,061,224.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/22/2014Sell10,000$93.81$938,100.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/31/2013Sell26,292$86.71$2,279,779.32View SEC Filing Icon  
7/25/2013Sell10,000$82.69$826,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Andy F. Bessette Buying and Selling Activity at Travelers Companies

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Travelers Companies Company Overview

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The Travelers Companies, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of commercial and personal property, and casualty insurance products and services to businesses, government units, associations, and individuals in the United states and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Business Insurance, Bond & Specialty Insurance, and Personal Insurance. The Business Insurance segment offers workers' compensation, commercial automobile and property, general liability, commercial multi-peril, employers' liability, public and product liability, professional indemnity, marine, aviation, onshore and offshore energy, construction, terrorism, personal accident, and kidnap and ransom insurance products. This segment operates through select accounts, which serve small businesses; commercial accounts that serve mid-sized businesses; national accounts, which serve large companies; and national property and other that serve large and mid-sized customers, commercial trucking industry, and agricultural businesses, as well as markets and distributes its products through brokers, wholesale agents, and program managers. The Bond & Specialty Insurance segment provides surety, fidelity, management and professional liability, and other property and casualty coverages and related risk management services through independent agencies and brokers. The Personal Insurance segment offers property and casualty insurance covering personal risks, primarily automobile and homeowners insurance to individuals through independent agencies and brokers. The Travelers Companies, Inc. was founded in 1853 and is based in New York, New York.
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Now: $189.14
Low: $187.85
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MA: $173.25
Low: $150.60
High: $189.81

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Now: $189.14
Low: $146.27
High: $191.02


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