Ryan Specialty Group (RSG) subsidiaries WKFC Underwriting Managers and CorRisk have announced that industry veteran Joseph Girardi has joined CorRisk as Senior Vice President (SVP) – Specialty Casualty.
Girardi has more than 30 years’ experience across the commercial re/insurance industry and most recently served as SVP for Ironshore Insurance Services, where he helped to build the Programs division and develop specialty programs across all lines of business.
He joined Ironshore in 2009, before which he worked at QBE Insurance & Reinsurance Corporation as Vice President, Underwriting and Programs, where he managed property, casualty, and specialty lines.
Previously, Girardi also served as Vice President, Marketing for AXA Corporate Solutions and he began his insurance career at AIG, where he worked from 1986 to 2001 and rose from Regional Commercial Claims Representative to Assistant Vice President of their Agency Initiative.
“We’re enthusiastic about adding Joseph’s underwriting expertise and program management experience to continue to build our professional lines and casualty programs,” said Dawn D’Onofrio, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of WKFC and CorRisk.
“I am confident in Joseph’s ability to lead his specialty casualty teams to success by offering effective solutions for our clients,” she added.
Girardi also commented: “I am thrilled to be part of the continued success of the CorRisk and WKFC teams and RSG culture where I can apply, and fully utilize, my program and underwriting experience and skills.”