Change is coming. Following one of the most disruptive and costly natural catastrophe seasons in history last year, insurance buyers will likely experience rate increases for 2018. Risk managers and brokers can prepare by knowing the rate ceiling for a company, developing an up-to-date risk profile to present to carriers at renewal and evaluating alternative risk transfer options.
We are pleased to announce the promotion of Cindy Lyford to Senior Vice President. Cindy previously served in the role of Vice President. Cindy currently serves as office head for the Vermont and Western domiciled captive insurance business. Her promotion to Senior Vice President reflects her integral role as part of the leadership of USA Risk Group.
We are happy to announce that Peter Rasmussen was named Vice President of Business Development. Peter will be responsible for driving all sales activity and in this role he will work closely with the organization’s subject matter experts.
We are pleased to announce today that David Spratt has joined our company as Senior Vice President to serve as a subject matter expert to clients and prospects. David comes with a wealth of experience having spent his career in and around the insurance industry in a variety of consultant and Chief Financial Officer roles.
In the last two years, USA Risk Group has been honored with top awards in the industry presented by Captive Review, the leading source of news and analysis for the risk management and captive insurance communities. The risk management industry requires knowledge, experience and innovation in order to provide insurance solutions for businesses with needs that the standard market cannot meet. The selection of USA Risk Group as the winner in three categories proves we have the expertise to create solutions to these non-standard needs year-after-year.