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Alleghany Corporation Overview

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New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
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Company - Public (Y)
Insurance
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Alleghany Corporation

After a spell as a conglomerate, with interests ranging from minerals to steel fasteners, Alleghany has found that it really prefers property/casualty insurance, with a smattering of good old real estate. Alleghany's subsidiaries include Capitol Transamerica ... Read more

Alleghany Corporation Reviews

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Alleghany Corporation President, CEO, and Director Weston M. Hicks
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    "Alleghany - Strong Future"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I have been working at Alleghany Corporation full-time

    Pros

    Small, close-knit, employee base with positive office dynamics. Focused on growing profitably over the long term.

    Cons

    Limited opportunity to move up in the organization or wear a new hat.

    Advice to Management

    Employees want to be challenged with new opportunities.

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Alleghany Corporation Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Downingtown, PA
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Alleghany Corporation (Downingtown, PA) in March 2016.

    Interview

    I applied online with my resume, cover letter and work samples. Do a lot of research about the company so you can know what to say or predict what a hiring manager would ask of you in the interview process.

    Interview Questions

    • Can you work under stress and pressure?   1 Answer
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Alleghany Corporation Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009

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