Breckenridge Insurance announces the formation of BreckTechUW, a technical underwriting MGU focusing primarily on complex property risks in the U.S. energy transition market. Anthony Carroll has been named the leader and senior vice president, underwriter along with Peggy Day joining as vice president of operations.
The team will manage select carrier relationships to place complex property risks requiring sophisticated risk evaluation, catastrophe modeling, and data-driven underwriting expertise. They will focus on businesses at the forefront of the energy transition marketplace including oil and gas and power generation providers with renewable energy such as wind, solar, and hydroelectric power generators. They will also facilitate diverse property exposures in all downstream infrastructure, distribution, processing, and manufacturing risks associated with the energy transition.
With more than 35 years of insurance industry experience, Anthony has held senior leadership positions including executive management roles, board membership, and chief underwriting positions for several well-regarded companies including Starr Technical Risks, Liberty International Underwriters, Aspen Specialty Insurance, and Willis Towers Watson. He was an MGA Lloyds coverholder at Willis Towers Watson.
Peggy has 30 years of insurance and reinsurance experience with large global and startup entities. Her expertise includes aligning strategic vision and operations with technology, finance, regulatory, management, and Lloyds.
“We are pleased to welcome Anthony and Peggy to Breckenridge to bring this capability to market in the very near term,” stated David A. Jordan, chief executive officer of Breckenridge Group. “Our ability to underwrite innovative energy enterprises and exponentially more complex property risks with data-driven, sound underwriting is an extension of our commitment to serve our select brokers and clients in this space,” he added.
About Breckenridge Insurance:
BRECKENRIDGE INSURANCE is a wholesale brokerage, binding and programs insurance provider delivering competitive commercial coverage solutions to independent agents and brokers nationally. With problem-solving specialists spanning a variety of industries and insurance lines, the team provides expertise and access to top-rated markets to help clients win business with underwriting integrity. As part of Breckenridge Group, access to additional specialty programs and a commitment to significant compliance and technology investments support the company’s growth. For more information, please visit WWW.BRECKIS.COM or call 855.728.8822. CA Insurance License #0G13592