Rhode Island’s Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Hires Thayer

Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc. (S&S) has hired Jessica Thayer as the Financial Services Risk Solutions (FI) Practice Group leader.

Thayer has specialized in directors and officers, errors and omissions, fidelity, cybersecurity, employment practices liability and fiduciary liability for investment advisors, mutual funds, hedge funds and securities and broker dealers for more than 16 years. She will be joining Starkweather’s Financial Institutions team.

Previously, Thayer was a senior vice president at Liftman insurance as well as for Marsh Inc., in which she was responsible for professional management liability insurance for all financial institutions in the New England region.

Established in 1879, Starkweather & Shepley is headquartered in East Providence, R.I., with additional branch offices in Westerly, R.I., Bristol and Shelton, Conn., Westwood, Sturbridge and Martha’s Vineyard, Mass., Tampa and Ft. Myers, Fla., and Brattleboro, Vt. The firm provides commercial and personal insurance, health and employee benefits, surety bonding and risk management services. These services are provided nationally and internationally through its partnership with Assurex Global.

Source: Starkweather & Shepley

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