Mission Underwriting Managers, an insurance program administrator, has announced the appointment of Jim Dwane as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
As the new CEO, Dwane is poised to lead the company into a new period of growth and success. His appointment comes as the company’s founding CEO pursues new ventures.
With over three decades of experience in the insurance and insuretech industries, Dwane has a proven track record of success in leading and growing companies, Mission states.
He has extensive experience creating unparalleled business success in the insurance and insuretech space, administering pragmatic and analytical decisions in high-pressure environments.
His enthusiasm for embracing cutting-edge technologies and fostering a culture of innovation, Mission claims, aligns perfectly with the firm’s transformative and forward-thinking core values, making him an excellent cultural fit.
Joe Zuk, Mission Board Member, said: “We are confident Jim is the right person to lead Mission as we head towards our next chapter and into the future. Jim has a strong background in applied technology and leadership, and he possesses a deep understanding of our business. He is committed to creating a positive and productive work environment for all of Mission and its Members.”
Prior to Mission, Dwane was the CEO of bolt Solutions Inc. During his time at the company, he grew its revenue and oversaw the transformation of its business model, enabling the company to grow and scale quickly and efficiently.
Mission has experienced rapid growth since its founding in 2021. It provides capital and back-office resources for entrepreneurial underwriting teams, and has launched upwards of 20 programs writing 37 lines of business.
The firm has surpassed all premium expectations, and is on track to be one of the largest MGUs in the United States by the end of 2023, Mission claims.