mgic investment corporation international division
MGIC Adds Vice President to International Division
MILWAUKEE, July 27-- Mortgage Guaranty
Insurance Corporation (MGIC), the primary subsidiary of MGIC Investment
Corp. (NYSE: MTG) continues to build a high-caliber international division
with the addition of Eric Klopfer as Vice President - International
Strategic Initiatives & Regulatory Affairs. MGIC's Board of Directors also
elected Klopfer as an officer of the company during today's board meeting.
In this newly created position, Klopfer will lead a team responsible
for identifying and managing international strategic new market initiatives
and coordination of international government and regulatory affairs.
Klopfer will also provide strategic leadership specifically in evaluating
and identifying appropriate entry into European markets.
Klopfer brings extensive international business and industry experience
to his new position. Most recently, Klopfer was Vice President Strategic
Development and Regulatory Affairs for AIG United Guaranty in London. He
has also held the position of Vice President for European Strategic
Development and Regulatory Affairs for GE Mortgage Insurance (now
Klopfer earned bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of
Pittsburgh, his doctorate of Laws from Yale, and a doctorate in Modern
History from Oxford.
About MGIC Investment Corporation
MGIC ( http://www.mgic.com ), the principal subsidiary of MGIC
Investment Corporation, is the nation's leading provider of private
mortgage insurance coverage with $169.8 billion primary insurance in force
covering 1.3 million mortgages as of June 30, 2006. MGIC serves 5,000
lenders with locations across the country and in Puerto Rico, helping
families achieve homeownership sooner by making affordable low-down-payment
mortgages a reality.