NEW YORK, May 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Obsidian Insurance Holdings, Inc., an operator of the “A-” AM Best hybrid facade program, today announced the appointment of Jessica ferguson as responsible for business development.
“We are delighted that Jess has joined Obsidian as Head of Business Development. She has a wealth of experience and many strong relationships within the program community, and she will play an important role in expanding our footprint across the board. market “, said William jewett, CEO of Obsidian. “Jess is an accomplished industry professional with tremendous experience building and managing program activity portfolios, and we are very pleased to have her on the team.”
Prior to joining Obsidian, Ms. Ferguson worked for Liberty Mutual Insurance for over two years as Wholesale Distribution Manager, East Coast, and prior to that she was Vice President, Program Broker at JLT Re. spent nearly nine years with AIG, most recently as Assistant Vice President, Director of Program Development. Previously, she held the position of Assistant Vice President, Commercial Property and Damage Broker at Gallagher. She started her career with Berry Insurance after graduating from Northeastern University.
Obsidian Insurance Group has obtained an “A-” financial strength rating from AM Best. The company has established partnerships to grow its hybrid frontage business while continuing to invest in its infrastructure and talent.
Obsidian Insurance Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries of insurance companies, Obsidian Insurance Company and Obsidian Specialty Insurance Company, is a new insurance holding company that issues policies underwritten by managing general agents, general underwriters directors and program managers. Obsidian will provide, underwrite and manage a diverse portfolio of property, casualty and specialty insurance programs, and reinsure the majority of the business to select reinsurers. Obsidian was created in 2020 in partnership with key leaders in the insurance industry and Genstar Capital. For more information visit www.obsidianspecialty.com.
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