Berkshire Hathaway: CSR & Sustainability News

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (Berkshire) is a holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in a number of diverse business activities. Berkshire’s Insurance businesses are conducted on both a primary basis and a reinsurance basis. The company is well known for its control by celebrity investor Warren Buffett, who is the company’s chairman and CEO.

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