Argo Group was saddened to learn that board member Berry Cash passed away on April 10, 2018. Cash joined Argo’s board in 2005 and served on the investment and human resources committees until his passing.
“Serving on the board for more than 12 years, Berry provided guidance and expertise as the company transformed through new market opportunities and significant growth into a leading global specialty lines insurer,” said CEO Mark E. Watson III. “We will miss his friendship, insights and collaboration. Our heartfelt thoughts and sympathy are with Berry’s wife and family during this sad time.”
In addition to his work with Argo, Cash had been a general partner of InterWest Partners, a venture capital fund, since 1985. He served on the Board of Directors of Ciena Corporation since April 1994, Silicon Laboratories Inc. since December 1997, and First Acceptance Corporation since November 1996. He previously served as a director of i2 Technologies, Inc. from January 1996 until April of 2009.