Specialist Managing General Underwriter (MGU) PERse has announced a series of appointments following the opening of its new office in Miami, Florida.
PERse’s Miami office is primarily responsible for the underwriting of renewable energy projects in Latin America and will be lead by Marco Broccolo, who joined the company earlier this year.
Broccolo joins with 17 years’ experience in underwriting, risk assessment, engineering, and business development. Most recently, he was Property Chief Underwriter and Executive Director for property facultative underwriting and portfolio management for Redbridge Reinsurance Managers
He’s joined by Kent Gallego, an Underwriter who has transferred to Miami from Newport Beach.
In addition, Jeff Richards has joined PERse as a Senior Underwriter and will underwrite all forms of renewable energy projects.
He will also lead PERse’s Bio-fuels and Bio-Mass underwriting facility in the US and is looking to expand the company’s entire Bio product offering.
Lastly, Gary Fleming joins to head up the engineering and loss control division and work in PERse’s technical services division.
Fleming is involved in all renewable energy sources and has experience with both battery storage projects and offshore wind energy projects, two growth areas for PERse.
Previously, he was Senior Account Engineer for Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty and a founding member of the Allianz Expert Teams for Renewable Power Generation.