At USA risk Group, we believe that building strong connections within our team is essential for success. We value not only the professional skills and expertise of our team members but also their unique stories and talents. By getting to know each other on a personal level, we create a supportive and inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and appreciated.
One way we foster stronger connections is by taking the time to learn about each team member's background and interests. By understanding their personal stories, we can better appreciate their perspective and contributions to our team. This helps us to collaborate more effectively and brings a sense of unity and camaraderie to our work.
As Assistant Vice President, Barb oversees a team of account managers to ensure timely preparation of financial statements and the operational administration of each client’s captive, including all aspects of regulatory compliance for both domestic and international clients.
Barb is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in England and Wales (ACMA) and held finance managerial positions with UK and international companies located in the UK for eight years before moving to the Cayman Islands in 2004.
Prior to joining USA Risk Group in 2023, Barb was Client Services Director at Artex Risk Solutions (Cayman) Limited and a member of the Board of Directors. Barbara had been at Artex, and it’s associated acquired firms, for nineteen years managing a team of Client Service Managers and overseeing their portfolios of clients, working with a wide variety of insurance clients including a number of health care entities.
Barb has over 27 years of experience in the financial and accounting industry, with the past 19 years focused on captive management in the Cayman Islands.
Outside of work, Barb is a keen pottery thrower and enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters. She also enjoys traveling although admits her skydiving and shark diving days may now be behind her.