Jason’s industry knowledge, relationships and underwriting background will play a big role in MGA’s future growth plans.
Lakewood Ranch, Florida (PRWEB) September 30, 2014
MGA Insurance Group, a division of Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc. today announced the hiring of Jason Rogers. Jason will be a sales executive with the business development team and be responsible for new product and new business development. “We are excited that Jason will be moving into this key role with MGA Insurance Group,” said Lou Marinaccio, President of MGA. “Jason’s industry knowledge, relationships and underwriting background will play a big role in MGA’s future growth plans.” Ted Baran, Director of Business Development, added, “the addition of Jason to the MGA team not only strengthens our expertise in the financial institution and E&O marketplace, but also positions us to expand into other emerging product areas in the affinity space like Cyber & Data Breach coverage."
Jason joined MGA from Zurich Insurance Group in New York, where he was a Vice President and Underwriting Officer. While at Zurich, Jason had management responsibility for a diverse portfolio of financial institution risks. His clients included insurance companies, broker dealers, REITs and asset managers.
Jason said “MGA has one of the premier value propositions within the affinity E&O industry. Lou, Ted and the entire MGA team have truly created an exceptional multi-product distribution platform that is second to none. I am also excited to be a part of the Arthur J. Gallagher family and I am looking forward to contributing to our continued expansion into the affinity insurance space.”
MGA Insurance Group, established in 1989, is a national program administrator providing affinity and association program products and services for independent insurance and financial service contractors in the U.S., including professional liability and other affinity products such as life, ancillary health, business service discounts and training. MGA was acquired by Arthur J. Gallagher in May 2014 to be the cornerstone affinity platform.