FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 1st, 2021
BOSTON, MA – NSBE Boston is delighted to announce a one-year Visionary level corporate partnership with Liberty Mutual, a global property & casualty insurer headquartered in Boston.
“At Liberty Mutual, we are committed to creating a diverse workforce to ensure we have multiple perspectives contributing to a more inclusive and innovative company,” said Olukunle Akinbosede, Senior Director of Technology and Executive Sponsor of NSBE at Liberty Mutual. “To reflect our DEI commitment, we are thrilled to partner with NSBE Boston and help advance their mission of creating new career opportunities in the technology field for Black engineers and professionals in the Boston area.”
As a partner, Liberty Mutual will provide support to NSBE Boston at the Visionary sponsorship level. Through this sponsorship, the company will collaborate on 2021/2022 STEM initiatives with professional and career development programs for both professionals and students, mentoring and community engagement programs.
“NSBE Boston is excited to welcome Liberty Mutual and we hope this partnership strengthens all efforts to fill the pipeline of Black professionals and graduating STEM students, as well as increased interest for opportunities in technology for students,” said Seun Oluwole, NSBE Boston President.
To kick off the partnership, Liberty Mutual will be the presenting sponsor in February for Black History Month. In addition to being presenting sponsors for Black History Month, Liberty mutual will sponsor Colors of Tech: AI in the Insurance Industry – a signature event hosted by NSBE Boston. Throughout the course of the partnership, Liberty Mutual will host professional development meetings as well as offer volunteers to support NSBE Boston’s pre-collegiate initiatives.
About Liberty Mutual Insurance
At Liberty Mutual, we believe progress happens when people feel secure. By providing protection for the unexpected and delivering it with care, we help people embrace today and confidently pursue tomorrow. In business since 1912, and headquartered in Boston, today we are the sixth largest global property and casualty insurer based on 2019 gross written premium. We also rank 77th on the Fortune 100 list of largest corporations in the U.S. based on 2019 revenue. As of December 31, 2019, we had $43.2 billion in annual consolidated revenue. We employ over 45,000 people in 29 countries and economies around the world. We offer a wide range of insurance products and services, including personal automobile, homeowners, specialty lines, reinsurance, commercial multiple-peril, workers compensation, commercial automobile, general liability, surety, and commercial property.