DALLAS, July 15, 2016 – The Entrepreneurial Insurance Alliance© (EIA), formed by MarketScout in 2010, today announced the appointment of Steven J. England, CEO of Global Special Risks (GSR), LLC, part of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC to the EIA Advisory Board. Mr. England has over twenty years of experience in leading and growing insurance operations in the United States. Prior to joining Global Special Risks (GSR), Mr. England was the Executive Vice President – US Field Operations for
Ironshore US, where he was instrumental in developing Ironshore’s Property and Specialty Casualty business. Before joining Ironshore in 2008, Mr. England spent 16 years at AIG. At AIG his responsibilities included overseeing AIG’s Houston Property and Casualty operations and then serving as President of Landmark Insurance Company. He began his insurance career in 1988 as an actuarial analyst with National Casualty Company in St. Louis, Missouri. Mr. England has an undergraduate degree in mathematics from Tarkio College and a Master’s in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Finance, from Webster University.
Richard Kerr, CEO of MarketScout, and Founder of the EIA explained the appointment, “The EIA has proven to be a vibrant accelerator for anyone in the insurance space with an entrepreneurial or innovative idea. We are expanding the EIA Advisory board to accommodate the growing influx of membership and diversity of opportunities. As a CEO of one of the Ryan Specialty Group Underwriting Manager (RSGUM) companies, Steve brings extensive experience in specialty insurance which will be very valuable to the EIA and its membership.”
About Entrepreneurial Insurance Alliance (EIA)
In 2010, MarketScout formed the Entrepreneurial Insurance Alliance© (EIA), an amalgamation of forward-thinking companies supporting innovation in the insurance industry. EIA participants include companies from investment, underwriting, technology, processing and distribution segments of the insurance industry. The mission of the EIA is to foster the creation of new products, distribution channels and underwriting modules to provide better solutions for everyone in the chain of insurance commerce. Members of the EIA represent an alliance of some of the world’s most innovative companies, all with differing skill sets, supporting entrepreneurs in need of assistance in launching
ideas. For membership information, please visit www.insuranceentrepreneurs.com or call 972-934-4264.
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