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Jefferson Kirby

Also Known As Jefferson W. Kirby , Jefferson Walker Kirby

CEO of Alleghany

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Jefferson W. KirbJefferson is Chairman of Alleghany Corp, Inc. (Y)

He is also Managing Member at Broadfield Capital Management LLC. Mr. Kirby previously held the position of Director at Alleghany Insurance Holdings LLC (Invt Port). He received an undergraduate degree from Lafayette College and an MBA from Duke University.

Analyst, Morgan Stanley & Company. New York City, 1984-1985; associate, Bankers Trust Company. New York City, 1987-1992; director corporation development, Alleghany Corporation, New York City, 1992-1994; vice president, Alleghany Corporation, New York City, since 1994.

Board of directors Eldorado Bancshares, Laguna Hills, California, Alleghany Asset Management, Chicago, Covenant Group, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Early Life

Jefferson W. KirbJefferson born on December 12, 1961 in Summit, New Jersey, United States. Son of Fred Morgan II and Walker (Dillard) Kirby.             


  • Undergraduate degree - Lafayette College
  • MBA - Duke University


  • Alleghany - Chairman
  • Alleghany - Managing Member


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