NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alliant Insurance Services, the nation’s largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced that Tim Ward has joined the company as Assistant Vice President, Business Development. A 40-year insurance veteran, Ward will continue the company’s initiative to attract top brokerage talent from around the U.S. as part of its national expansion campaign.
“Alliant is expanding its reach across all facets of the business, and Tim will lead the charge to bring top producers to our talented brokerage team,” said Peter Carpenter, Chief Operating Officer of Alliant Insurance Services. “This will continue Alliant’s commitment to deploying the best talent in the business to service our clients.”
This initiative comes amid a historic period of expansion for Alliant. In addition to completing a number of acquisitions, the company has grown to encompass more than 70 offices throughout all major markets of the United States. Ward’s objective will be to contribute to this growth by attracting top-tier brokerage talent.
“As the specialty insurance leader, Alliant is the premier destination for producers with an established track record of success,” said Carpenter. “We are proud that Alliant employs a dynamic, entrepreneurial corporate culture where producers take full ownership in their clients’ success.”
Ward brings a broad array of insurance experience spanning sales, management, consulting, and acquisitions. Prior to joining Alliant, Ward built integrated absence management, return to work, and health and productivity programs for Fortune 500 companies with one of the nation’s largest providers of financial protection benefits. He has extensive experience growing sales departments for both regional and national insurance operations with an eye for attracting best-in-class brokerage talent.
Ward holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Denver. He will be based in the New York office of Alliant.
About Alliant Insurance Services
Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. is one of the largest insurance brokerage firms in the United States and has a history dating back to 1925. Alliant provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to more than 26,000 clients nationwide, including public entities, tribal nations, healthcare, energy, law firms, real estate, construction, and other industry groups. More information is available on the company’s web site at: www.alliant.com.