Wichert Insurance, a Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio-based independent insurance agency and wholesaler, has appointed Al Thomas to the position of president.
Thomas has worked in the capacity of principal of Confluence Insurance Advisors LLC (CIA) as a consultant to Wichert’s acquisition strategy and sales management.
CIA will become a managed Wichert LLC and licensed insurance agency and Thomas will become a principal partner in another Wichert managed LLC.
Thomas previously was the COO of Huntington Insurance, and has held positions at Willis and Wells Fargo.
Thomas will be responsible for the leadership of the platform from which all Wichert managed entities benefit. He will lead and set the vision and objectives with the principals that ultimately determine the success of their operating units. He will continue to lead the day to day sales management of designated producers of each LLC.
Additional responsibilities will include the structure and management of the service platform as well as continued assimilation of producers and agencies choosing to join the Wichert Insurance family of companies.
Wichert Insurance Services Inc. provides a platform and operations base for multiple LLCs and S-Corps that are owned by principal partners from legacy businesses, acquisitions or organic new production.
Source: Wichert Insurance