John J. Patterson Joins Vanbridge, EPIC’s Financial Services Division – The Durango Herald

Claims management experience with private equity, hedge fund and venture capital policyholders adds expert advice and consultation

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and NEW YORK, NY, June 15, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a property and casualty insurance brokerage and benefits consultant, announced today that John J. Patterson has joined the business as Managing Principal, Head of Claims at Vanbridge, its Financial Services division.

In his role at Vanbridge, Patterson will focus on managing transactional and executive liability claims from notice to resolution, as well as advising throughout the brokerage process with respect to the structuring of the coverage, legal implications of agreement wording, policy wording and due diligence issues. Patterson’s most recent role was Senior Vice President, US Financial Lines Claims Manager at a leading transactional risk MGU. He was also a senior claims advisor at two major insurance companies, where he managed D&O, E&O claims and transactional risk on behalf of private equity, hedge fund and venture capital policyholders. risk.

Earlier in his career, Patterson was an attorney representing a leading insurance company in all phases of D&O, E&O and financial institution claims and associated coverage litigation. He is currently admitted in New York and Connecticut. Patterson will be based in Vanbridge’s New York office.

“We are delighted to offer John’s expertise and professionalism to our clients as we work together on all aspects of their transactional risk and executive liability investments,” said Greylen Mardy, Managing Director and Head of transactional risk.

About Vanbridge, an EPIC company:

Vanbridge is an insurance intermediary and program management company that provides products and services at the intersection of the insurance, private equity and hedge fund industries. Vanbridge focuses on alternative asset management, businesses and high net worth individuals, solving risk-related issues using insurance and alternative capital. Vanbridge’s unique plan structuring and design techniques support a variety of client goals, including cost reduction and improved investment strategies that enhance long-term financial performance.

About EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants:

EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants, a retail insurance brokerage firm, has more than 2,600 team members operating from offices across the United States, providing clients with property and casualty insurance solutions, benefits social services, specialized programs and private clients. EPIC ranks among the top 15 retail insurance brokers in the United States


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