Cowell Insurance Group specializes in providing self-insured programs for governmental sub-divisions and businesses, who want to take control of their insurance costs. We bring time-tested methods to help limit your losses and create true savings over the traditional insurance market place. Cowell Insurance Group is headed by Lanny Cowell, a 20-year veteran in self-insurance structuring and execution. Mr. Cowell has developed and administered over 15 self-insurance programs throughout the Midwest. Our strength is our "hands-on" approach to self-insured programs and our dedication to thorough underwriting analysis, implementation of common sense loss control procedures, and effective claim/litigation management of your third-party administrator. We invite you to call and discuss your needs....and allow Cowell Insurance Group to create a plan for the long term containment of your insurance costs.
Risk and Insurance Research Group Limited (RIRG) provides international research, training seminars and international conferences. These popular events are widely used for training purposes by many of the world's leading insurance companies, insurance brokers and the risk managers of major global corporates. RIRG was acquired in 2004 by Pageant Media Ltd, publishers of Captive Review, the industry's leading monthly magazine and Pageant Media's flagship title for the alterative risk transfer sector. Captive Review boasts a circulation of over 4,000 comprising of risk managers and insurance professionals in every domicile around the world. RIRG is an integral part of Pageant Media's captive insurance and alternative risk transfer group, boosting the group's long term strategy to be the number one information resource for the alternative risk transfer sector. It was formed in 1978 to meet the need for a specialist organisation to undertake research and consultancy in risk and insurance.
Hinz Professional Insurance Program Managers (HPIPM) continuously offers opportunities to expand our team of creative, committed and competitive professionals. HPIPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We currently have career opportunities in our Chicago headquarters in the following areas of our operation:
Wright Risk Management is a company that provides extensive management, financial, consulting and administrative services to its clients. WRM helps clients identify and measure their risks and exposures and manage these risks effectively and efficiently. We are a conservative company of experts; a company with creative edge, which prides itself on its satisfied clients - clients that report that they have received quality and responsive services, superior protection and that they saved money by retaining WRM. Please consider how our services could enhance your company operations. Let us introduce our programs, our services and our staff of highly skilled risk management specialists.
Chelsea Rhone, LLC specializes in the development and management of alternative risk transfer (ART) and alternative risk financing programs for clients seeking alternatives to the traditional insurance market. Chelsea Rhone is experienced in the creation of single parent and association captives, risk retention groups, mutual insurance companies, and group pooling arrangements. Chelsea Rhone, LLC is a recognized leader in the development and administration of stable program alternatives for difficult risks such as nursing home professional liability, physician group medical malpractice, and specialized manufacturing products liability.
About Attenta As one of the fastest growing third-party administrators in the nation, Attenta provides unparalleled claims administration, excess coverage marketing and brokerage, auditing, underwriting, loss control, medical cost containment and risk management information services. Their comprehensive, integrated service approach has produced a proven record of cost savings for clients.
Max Re offers a wide range of traditional reinsurance products for both casualty and specialty lines, including workers' compensation, errors and omissions, directors' and officers', employers' liability, medical and other professional liability, property damage, aviation, marine, energy and accident and health. In addition, we are expert in the provision of alternative risk transfer solutions tailored to the individual needs of our clients.
Transamerica Reinsurance is one of North America's largest suppliers of automatic and facultative reinsurance capacity, a leading reinsurance provider of product development and private label life solutions, and a consultant to financial services companies in the life and annuity markets. Transamerica Reinsurance serves more than 500 client companies in North America, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific region. Its main marketing office is in Charlotte, NC. An Asia Pacific regional management office is in Hong Kong and a Latin America regional management office is in the Miami area.
Safety National Casualty Corporation (SNCC) offers a range of alternative risk funding products for workers' compensation through independent insurance agents and brokers. Since 1942, we've been a leading provider of excess workers' compensation coverage to self-insured employers and self-insured groups nationwide. Today, with the addition of large deductibles and alternative risk financing services, Safety National has evolved into a versatile alternative market provider. Safety National is a wholly owned subsidiary of Delphi Financial Group, Inc., a $5.5 billion insurance holding company. Delphi Financial Group, Inc.'s common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DFG and its corporate website address is www.delphifin.com.
SRS provides Corporations with a specialist independent resource to develop alternative risk transfer solutions. As a company dedicated to the provision of alternative market solutions, SRS provides balance to a corporation's risk financing program. Historically, corporations have looked to the commercial insurance industry to provide products to finance their risk exposures. Corporations have been well served by brokers and insurers in designing and using commercial insurance products. Alternatives to commercial insurance are often only considered when the commercial insurance market can not provide a cost effective solution and the typical service providers to the commercial insurance industry may not be the best suited to develop these alternatives. SRS provides corporations with alternative market solutions that can be proactively used to balance and supplement the corporation's commercial insurance program. By offering a range of ART solutions SRS is able to bring objectivity and choice to the design of an alternative market solutions. We are not locked in to one particular solution. Available solutions include single parent captives, rent-a-captives, group captives and risk retention groups. SRS independence from the providers of commercial insurance products allows us to design solutions that are truly in the corporation's best interest. We will work with corporations on a pure consulting basis to design ART solutions or we are willing to structure compensation into the solution designed, either as a underwriting or management fee.
Frank Gates, a national risk management provider, manages claims for thousands of Ohio State Fund employers. Our claims professionals have the experience and the skills to help you reduce and control your claim costs. We are committed to providing an unsurpassed level of attention and personal service that exceeds our clients' expectations. Our high-quality, hands-on service consistently brings 95% of our clients back year after year.
Equity Risk Partners is the only full service insurance brokerage and risk management consulting firm focused exclusively on the needs of the private equity industry and its portfolio companies. Our goal is to redefine the role of the insurance broker in private equity financial transactions. We believe that by developing long-term, strategic relationships with private equity firms, their portfolio companies and their advisors, we can improve the efficiency, structure and investment returns on private equity transactions. We also believe that as a smaller, strategically focused brokerage, we have the flexibility and the speed to react more creatively to deal specific hurdles and the special needs of portfolio companies. Our smaller size does not, however, equate to inexperience: our professionals have over 500 transactions to their credit. Our combination of industry experience and responsiveness results in meticulous due diligence, creative and cost-effective insurance solutions, and the development of unique product and financing alternatives. Equity Risk Partners is based in San Francisco, CA, with offices in New York and Chicago. We have been consistently recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and the fastest growing insurance brokerages in the U.S.
C-Risk is a strategic risk management consulting firm that provides services exclusively to the real estate and construction industry. C-Risk does not endorse a conventional "that's how it's always been done" posture like many traditional insurance or risk management firms. C-Risk is comprised of construction, insurance and risk management professionals who understand how to balance the diversified risks of construction operations because, we've been there ... The C-Risk network of independent consultants have practical construction experience. Most have held senior level positions in project management, contract management, financial management, or risk management with construction companies. Others have held positions with insurance firms and have practical experience in the underwriting of construction risks, loss control and/or claim management. C-Risk works exclusively with construction industry clients. We are cognizant of the potential risks and exposures encountered during the construction project delivery process, and provide pragmatic advice in the formulation of effective risk management strategies and implementation of client-focused solutions. C-Risk assist clients in making more informed decisions in the evaluation of their risk transfer, risk retention, and risk financing alternatives. More importantly, we help clients realign their focus to integrate their short-term project management goals with their long-term strategic risk management objectives. We also advise clients on the many emerging trends in the construction industry, such as wrap-up insurance programs (OCIP & CCIP), construction defect mitigation strategies, and alternative risk financing methodologies. C-Risk does not sell insurance. We are strictly an independent risk management consultancy, and our independence allows us to provide objective risk management and insurance advice without conflict. We offer our clients the option of working independently or in collaboration with their incumbent insurance agent or broker. Our services also include providing support to insurance firms that require assistance in improving their construction risk underwriting processes, formulating strategies for the development of construction risk mitigation programs, and collaborating on the design of construction risk management seminars or workshops for construction industry clients. Although C-Risk does not sell insurance, we provide a wide variety of insurance and risk management services. Working solely on a client's behalf, C-Risk provides objective professional advice to help mitigate loss exposures and minimize the total cost of risk. We specialize in the evaluation of alternative risk transfer vehicles and risk financing mechanisms, design and implementation of wrap-up insurance programs, both owner controlled insurance programs (OCIPs) and contractor controlled insurance programs (CCIPs), and provide risk management consulting for the development and implentation of construction defect mitigation strategies, including mold prevention programs.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a holding company which, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in a range of insurance and insurance-related activities in the United States and abroad. AIG's primary activities include both General Insurance and Life Insurance & Retirement Services operations. Other significant activities include Financial Services and Asset Management. AIG's reportable segments by product or service line are General Insurance, Life Insurance & Retirement Services, Financial Services and Asset Management. AIG provides its products and services in more than 130 countries and jurisdictions. In 2006, AIG acquired Travel Guard International, a provider of travel insurance programs and emergency travel assistance. On August 2, 2006, AIG acquired Central Insurance Co., Ltd., a general insurance company in Taiwan. In 2007, AIG offered to acquire the outstanding shares of 21st Century Insurance Group (21st Century) 61.9% owned by AIG and its subsidiaries.
Aon Corporation (Aon), through its various subsidiaries, serves its clients through operating segments, Risk and Insurance Brokerage Services, which acts as an advisor and insurance broker, helping clients manage their risks, as well as negotiating and placing insurance risk with insurance carriers through its global distribution network, and Consulting, which provides advice and services to clients for employee benefits, compensation, management consulting, communications, human resource consulting, financial advisory and litigation consulting, and human resource outsourcing. Its clients include corporations and businesses, insurance companies, professional organizations, independent agents and brokers, governments and other entities. In April 2008, the Company completed the sale of Combined Insurance Company of America to ACE Limited, and Sterling Life Insurance Company to Munich Re. With sale of both Combined and Sterling, the Company exited its insurance underwriting businesses.