Ryan Specialty has announced the appointment of Bill Evans and Chris Kelleher as Co-presidents of the National Specialty Programs practice (NSP).
Bill Evans has been with NSP for more than ten years and most recently served as Vice President with direct oversight of the real estate and temporary staffing programs.
Evans also held responsibility for the compliance and governance of NSP, with Ryan Specialty stating that he has been instrumental in the development of numerous Lloyd’s relationships.
Chris Kelleher has been with NSP for over 14 years and most recently served as Vice President, with direct oversight of auto dealer services, professional lines, self-storage, and small commercial programs.
Ryan Specialty notes that Kelleher has been vital in cultivating new capital relationships in addition to developing a variety of new programs.
Miles Wuller, President, and CEO of Ryan Specialty Underwriting Managers, said, “This exceptional leadership group and the team have created the preeminent program practice within the speciality insurance industry.”
“I’m pleased to see them receive this recognition of their success and commitment to the delegated authority space. This team, reporting through Eric Quinn, SVP of Ryan Specialty Underwriting Managers, is focusing efforts to bring much-needed program solutions into the marketplace.
“Programs is an emphasis of Ryan Specialty Underwriting Managers, and we are actively investing incremental resources into staffing and development.”