Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford News

CGSC’s Esser on Managing Wholesale Expansion and Growth

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford’s CEO, Toby Esser, has had a busy year since we last spoke with him at the Reinsurance Rendezvous in Monte Carlo, but the company he heads (CSGC) is moving forward to realize cost savings from its …

Brown & Brown Names Abernathy Senior VP of Wholesale Unit

Florida-based insurance intermediary Brown & Brown Inc. has appointed J. Neal Abernathy as a senior vice president of its wholesale division. Abernathy will continue to serve as chairman of Decus Insurance Brokers Ltd., the London brokerage operation Brown & Brown …

Swett & Crawford Adds Broker to Property Practice Group in New Jersey

Swett & Crawford, part of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), a global wholesale and reinsurance broking group, appointed Todd Morin as vice president and broker for the property practice group. He is based in Swett & Crawford’s Morristown, New …

S&P Revises Outlook on CGSC to Negative; CEO Comments

Standard & Poor’s Rating Services announced on April 1, 2014 that it has affirmed its ‘B’ rating for Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford Ltd., but has revised its outlook on the rating to negative from stable. The ratings announcement brought …

Bianchi Named Sales Leader Of Swett & Crawford’s Los Angeles Office

Swett & Crawford, part of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford, named Jeff Bianchi as sales leader for its Woodland Hills, Calif. office. Bianchi will continue to be based in Swett’s San Francisco office and will remain a broker in the …

Fosdick Named Sales Leader in Swett & Crawford’s Los Angeles Office

Swett & Crawford, part of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford, named John Fosdick sales leader for Swett & Crawford’s Los Angeles office. Fosdick will continue to be the sales leader for Swett & Crawford’s Irvine, Calif. office as well as …

Higgins Joins Swett & Crawford’s Professional Services Group in California

Swett & Crawford, part of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford, is expanding its professional services practice group with the addition of Gregg Higgins. Higgins will join Swett & Crawford’s Irvine, Calif. office as a director in the professional services practice …

Swett & Crawford Adds Broker to Casualty Practice Group in Boston

Swett & Crawford, part of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), a global wholesale and reinsurance broking group, appointed Ed Frackiewicz as broker for the casualty practice group in Boston. Frackiewicz began his insurance career with Liberty Mutual Group, followed …

Swett & Crawford Announces 2 Appointments in Florida

Swett & Crawford, part of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), a global wholesale and reinsurance broking group, announced two new appointments for its program administrator brand Southern Hospitality Underwriters. Swett & Crawford said Vishal Patel will be joining Southern …

CGSC appoints Martin Sullivan as Non-Exec Chairman of US operations Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), the global wholesale and reinsurance brokerage group, has appointed Martin Sullivan as Non-Executive Chairman of CGSC Delaware, the main board for the Group’s North …