DESCRIPTION OF EXECUTIVE OFFICER CASH COMPENSATION FOR 2009
Set forth below are the 2009 annual base salaries of the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Financial Officer and each of the three other most highly compensated executive officers in 2008 who were executive officers as of December 31, 2008.
Evan G. Greenberg, President and Chief Executive Officer
Philip V. Bancroft, Chief Financial Officer
Robert Cusumano, General Counsel and Secretary
Brian E. Dowd, Chief Executive Officer Insurance-North American
John Keogh, Chief Executive Officer ACE Overseas General
In addition to the above, these officers receive bonuses, perquisites and other personal benefits as described in our proxy statement for our 2009 annual meeting.