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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): August 29, 2017 (August 24, 2017)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On August 24, 2017, Joel G. Killion informed the Board of Directors (the "Board") of Kinsale Capital Group, Inc. (the "Company") that he would resign from the Board, effective August 25, 2017. Mr. Killion was a Class I director. Mr. Killion’s resignation from the Board did not result from a disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices.
On August 28, 2017, the Board elected Gregory M. Share, age 43, to serve as a Class I director on the Board for three years and until a respective successor for him is duly elected and qualified or until his death, resignation or removal, whichever is earliest to occur. This election was effective on August 28, 2017.
Mr. Share has not been appointed to serve on any committees of the Board at this time. When Mr. Share is appointed to any committees, the Company will file an amendment to this Current Report on Form 8-K to disclose such committee appointments.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: August 29, 2017
/s/ Bryan P. Petrucelli
Name: Bryan P. Petrucelli
Title: Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer