Ironshore Environmental, a division of Ironshore, has announced that Kelly Killimett will lead its newly established wholesale team.
She will be responsible for the development and execution of integrated underwriting and sales strategy, dedicated to serving wholesale brokerages in the United States.
In her new role, Killimett will be based in Atlanta and will report to Toby Smith, President of Ironshore Environmental.
Smith commented on Killimett’s new role: “Kelly’s appointment reflects our commitment to the wholesale distribution channel. As demand for our environmental products continues to increase, we recognize the need to differentiate our underwriting teams and develop more customized solutions for our retail and wholesale distribution channels.
“Kelly’s deep experience and proven leadership will enable us to expand our wholesale offering in collaboration with our broker partners.”
Killimett has more than 15 years of environmental underwriting experience with a focus on wholesale distribution. Throughout the past eight years, she has served in various leadership roles at Argo Group, most recently as head of the environmental business unit.
Killimett began her underwriting career with a retail insurance agency offering commercial lines coverages.