Global distributor of insurance products, AmWINS has announced the appointment of Valerie G. Brown to its board of directors.
Most recently, Brown has been serving as executive chairman for Advisor Group.
During her time with the company, she had strengthened its management which resulted in assets growing from $160 billion to $270 billion
As the business leader and board member of a number of financial advisory and asset management businesses, Brown will bring her knowledge in helping businesses position themselves for lasting success.
She previously served as CEO of Cetera Financial Group from 2010 to 2014, which grew organically and through successful acquisitions, quadrupling earnings and doubling assets.
Brown is currently a board member of Advisor Group, Jackson Hole Centre for the Arts, Financial Services Institute and the Securities Industry, Financial Markets Association.
Scott Purviance, CEO of AmWINS spoke on the new appointment: “Valerie’s leadership and business acumen will complement the diverse talents of our existing board members. She is a highly respected leader within the financial service industry and we look forward to her unique perspective and experience on driving growth in a financial services business.”
Brown said: “AmWINS’ growth trajectory over the last 20 years has been outstanding. I look forward to joining the board of such a dynamic and industry leading specialty distribution business.”