PEMBROKE, Bermuda - August 11, 2014 - Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:ENH), a Bermuda-based specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, today announced that Mr. Jeremy Isaacs has joined the company as Senior Vice President in their Commercial Directors & Officers (D&O) unit in London. With experience as both an underwriter and broker in the London professional lines market, Mr. Isaacs leads Endurance's International Commercial D&O business. He reports to Richard Allen, Executive Vice President and Head of Endurance's International Professional Lines. Mr. Allen commented, "With Jeremy's arrival, we now have a full complement of senior underwriting leaders across our Professional Lines units, including Professional Indemnity and Financial Institutions. Known for superior client service in this market, our teams have been well received by brokers and risk managers alike and are quickly developing an exceptional reputation and noticeable presence for Endurance." Mr. Isaacs joined Endurance from Dual Corporate Risks, where he started in July 2010 and was most recently Underwriting Director. His prior roles include Vice President at AXIS Capital, Senior Underwriter at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty and broker at Howden Insurance Brokers, all in London. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. About Endurance Specialty Holdings Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. is a global specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance. Through its operating subsidiaries, Endurance writes agriculture, casualty and other specialty, professional lines and property lines of insurance and catastrophe, property, casualty, professional lines, and other specialty lines of reinsurance. We maintain excellent financial strength as evidenced by the ratings of A (Excellent) from A.M. Best (XV size category) and A (Strong) from Standard and Poor's on our principal operating subsidiaries. Endurance's headquarters are located at Wellesley House, 100 Pitts Bay Road, Pembroke HM 08, Bermuda and its mailing address is Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd., Suite No. 784, No. 48 Par-la-Ville Road, Hamilton HM 11, Bermuda. For more information about Endurance, please visit www.endurance.bm.