AmWINS to Acquire The Flood Insurance Agency

Article 0 Comments Specialty insurance broker AmWINS Group has agreed to acquire The Flood Insurance Agency, a Florida-based managing general agency that specializes in private market flood insurance. Scott M. Purviance, chief executive officer of AmWINS Group, said the addition of The Flood Insurance Agency will not only “significantly increase” […]

AmWINS Targets Marine Insurance with Creation of 2 Specialty MGAs

Article 0 Comments Global insurance wholesale brokerage AmWINS Group has formed two specialty managing general agencies focused on the marine industry, AmWINS Specialty Logistics Underwriters (ASLU) and Sentinel Marine Underwriters (SMU). Argonaut Insurance Co. is providing the insurance capacity for both ASLU and SMU. The policies will be issued on […]

Petrilli Named President of AmWINS Group’s Underwriting Division

Article 0 Comments AmWINS Group Inc., the Charlotte, N.C.-based independent wholesale distributor of specialty insurance products, announced that Robert “Bob” Petrilli has been named president of the firm’s underwriting division, effective immediately. AmWINS’ underwriting division offers a variety of P/C programs for specific product lines, industry segments, and business types. […]

Lindeboom Retires as Co-Managing Director of THB Europe, Succeeded by Borges

Article 0 Comments THB, the London-based specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, announced new leadership at THB European Division, based in Amsterdam. Paul Lindeboom, co-managing director of the division, will retire as planned from his post on July 31. Ricardo Borges, director at THB, will transition into the role of managing […]

More School Districts Buying Active Shooter Insurance

Article 0 Comments Insurance broker Paul Marshall can count on his phone ringing in the aftermath of a school shooting. Since the Feb. 14 shooting at a Florida high school, where 17 people were killed and more than a dozen injured, seven South Florida school district have bought $3 million […]