Markel Statistics, Revenue Totals and Facts (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting Markel statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Markel Facts

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1930
  • Headquarters: Richmond, VA
  • Founder(s): Samuel Markel
  • Current Chief Executive: Thomas Gayner and Richard Whitt

What is Markel?

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) is a global Fortune 500 company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. We seek to be a leader in each of our pursuits, with insurance being our primary business. As a market leader for specialty insurance, reinsurance, and investment operations around the world, Markel embodies integrity, commitment, teamwork, and innovation in every day operations. We are encouraged to look for a better way to do things. Since our founding in 1930, we have sought to know our customers’ needs and to provide quality products and service. (source)

Markel Employee Count

Number of Markel employees:

15,600

Last updated 1/1/18


Markel Revenue Totals

Markel annual revenue:


Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Markel stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.