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Mark Vonnahme
Visiting Lecturer in Finance

Educational Background

M.S. Finance, University of Illinois, 1972
B.A. Finance, University of Illinois, 1971

Positions Held

At the University of Illinois since Spring 2004.
President & CEO, CNA Surety Corp, Chicago, IL. 1997-2003;
President & CEO, CNA Surety Companies, Chicago, 1995-1997;
Group Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Surety Business Unit ,1993.
Held variety of Home Office and Field underwriting, marketing and management positions with CNA Surety operations from 1972-1993.

Recent Publications

Vonnahme, M. 1997. Mergers and acquisitions in the surety business, Construction Business Review, 7, (4).

Vonnahme, M. 19962002. Contributor to Engineering News Record, Annual Surety Executive Roundtable and Surety Bonding in Construction.

Teaching and Research

Teaching interests include courses in Risk Management and Insurance as well as Corporate Governance and Leadership.

Contact Information:
340 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 244-2239

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