US insurance broker Alliant Insurance Services has appointed Lauren Gregory as Senior Vice President for its Alliant Specialty Group.
She will be located in New York, serving as a leader in Alliant Public Entity, with a focus on public entity and infrastructure.
Gregory expands Alliant’s expertise in public entity to the East Coast and will structure a Public Entity & Infrastructure team to provide more responsive and proactive service to East Coast-based public agencies. She will also develop new public entity and construction clients.
Prior to joining Alliant, Gregory was Executive Vice President of a global insurance brokerage firm where she worked closely with the world’s largest port authority and some of the largest public entities in the country, including the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority as director of Risk and Insurance Management.
She has also served as Senior Vice President of a risk management consulting firm where she specialised in captives.
Michael Cusack, Co-COO, Alliant Specialty said: “Lauren’s extensive risk management experience, legal background, and underwriting knowledge adds significant fire power to our team in New York.
“We are strong drivers in the West Coast public entity market, and with Lauren at Alliant, we have immediately advanced our public entity infrastructure capabilities in the East.”
Dan Howell, Managing Director, Alliant Public Entity added: “Lauren is one of the preeminent public entity authorities in the industry. We are delighted to add someone of Lauren’s caliber to our team.”