DUAL Energy adds Property

NEWS RELEASE Contact: Jon Beckham 973-631-7575 Ext 803 jbeckham@dualcommercial.com For over the last 10 years, most of you have partnered with my team to target an under served middle market segment that has become known as “Energy”. Depending on who you spoke with, outside of my team, Energy has a very different definition. Regardless, we…

DUAL Hires Maureen G. Corso and Richard P. Rooney for the Northeast Habitational Program

NEWS RELEASE Contact: Jon Beckham 973-631-7575 Ext 803 jbeckham@dualcommercial.com Richard P. Rooney Richard has thirty years of Insurance and reinsurance underwriting, marketing and administration experience with strong management skills. He has extensive experience of Property and Inland Marine with both admitted and non admitted carriers (Domestic and Lloyds). Richard also has experience with Packages and Casualty lines of…

DUAL Commercial partners with Aspen Insurance to enhance Management Liability Program

NEWS RELEASE Contact: Jon Beckham 973-631-7575 Ext 803 jbeckham@dualcommercial.com DUAL Commercial partners with Aspen Insurance to enhance Management Liability Program DUAL Commercial (“DUAL”), a subsidiary of the Hyperion Insurance Group Limited, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Aspen American Insurance Company (“Aspen Insurance”), part of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited, in order to…

DUAL Commercial, LLC

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Jon Beckham, CMO

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DUAL Commercial Creates Commercial Real Estate Practice; Steve Donovan to Head Nationwide Habitation Division

DUAL Commercial is pleased to announce the creation of its Commercial Real Estate Practice. Through a combination of its Habitational, E&S Property and Flood / Wind programs specifically designed for commercial real estate risks, DUAL now has the ability to offer its clients access to products that meet the challenging needs in today’s marketplace. DUAL is committed to providing the resources and products required to ensure the future growth of its Commercial Real Estate Practice.

Steve Donovan will oversee the Habitational program and be based out of Long Island, NY. Steve joins Ellen O’Connor, head of E&S Property and Patrick Small, head of DUAL Flood / Wind, reinforcing an already established framework. “We feel the combination of Steve’s extensive experience and leadership, in collaboration with the current underwriting team and carrier partners will bolster growth to an important segment of the market,” Justin Tweedie CEO DUAL Commercial LLC.

About DUAL COMMERCIAL LLC

DUAL Commercial LLC is a leading Specialty Program Administrator offering property and casualty products through several specialized subsidiary companies. DUAL Commercial currently has 12 underwriting offices throughout North America that underwrite and manage unique insurance programs utilizing advanced technology and simplified distribution methods. DUAL Commercial is a part of the DUAL Group, which is the world’s largest international underwriting agency and Lloyd’s largest international coverholder with offices in 17 countries.

 

 

Jim Giordano to join DUAL North America as Non-Executive Director

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Jim Giordano to join DUAL North America as Non-Executive Director

Justin Tweedie is pleased to announce that Jim Giordano will be joining DUAL North America as a Non-Executive Director. “In this role Jim will provide a creative and knowledgeable contribution to the DUAL Board in areas relating to corporate strategy, underwriting and financial performance as well as bringing a wealth of strong carrier and producer knowledge that he has built over the years,” Tweedie said.

With over 40 years’ of experience in the industry, Jim has held a number of senior roles including more recently being co founder and Chief Underwriting Officer of the Canopius Group which he was involved with for over a decade before retiring in April, 2015 post the acquisition by the Sompo Group.

Prior to Canopius, he was Chief Underwriting Officer of Trenwick Managing Agents Ltd and Chairman of Trenwick America Reinsurance Company’s Underwriting Committee.  He joined Trenwick in 1999 when Chartwell (formerly NWNL Re which he joined in 1981) was acquired by Trenwick Group Ltd. Prior to that Jim worked at both American Re and the Hartford Group.

Jim is currently on the Boards of Endurance at Lloyds, Endurance Worldwide Insurance Ltd, and Cinium Financial Group.

Jim has a BS from Niagara University and MBA from the University of Hartford.  He currently lives in Naples, Florida.

About DUAL Commercial, LLC.                                                

DUAL Commercial LLC is a leading Specialty Program Administrator offering property & casualty products through several specialized subsidiary companies. DUAL Commercial currently has 11 underwriting offices throughout North America that underwrite and manage unique insurance programs utilizing advanced technology and simplified distribution methods.  DUAL Commercial is a part of the DUAL Group, which is the world’s largest international underwriting agency and Lloyd’s largest international coverholder with offices in 17 countries.

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