Dan Wilson Named President and CEO of Sirius America, Dwight Evans to Retire and Remain on as Advisor

12/19/2011

Hamilton, Bermuda, 19 December 2011. Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. (Sirius Group), the reinsurance unit of White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: WTM), announced today the retirement of Dwight Evans, President and CEO of Sirius America Insurance Company (Sirius America), effective December 31, 2011. Dan Wilson, currently Chief Operating Officer of Sirius America, will become President and CEO of Sirius America.

Mr. Evans will continue to advise Sirius Group on underwriting and other matters through the end of 2013.

Mr. Wilson joined Sirius America in 1996 as Chief Claims Officer. Before becoming the Chief Operating Officer of Sirius America in 2009, he was President and CEO of the Sirius Global Services operations. Prior to joining Sirius America, he was employed by American Re-Insurance Company, CIGNA and Liberty Mutual.

Allan Waters, President and CEO of Sirius Group, commented “Dwight has made a huge contribution to the Sirius Group in helping lead the global transition of the reinsurance operations over the last four years, and has been a valued senior partner of White Mountains. We thank Dwight for his contributions and will appreciate his continuing counsel. Dan Wilson has a long tenure with Sirius America and has done an outstanding job in supporting Dwight in leading the entity. He has a great knowledge of the organization and will provide strong leadership in working with our clients and brokers.”


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

White Mountains is a Bermuda-domiciled financial services holding company traded on the New York Stock Exchange and the Bermuda Stock Exchange under the symbol WTM. Additional financial information and other items of interest are available at the Company's web site located at www.whitemountains.com

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