NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Well-traveled real estate specialist Mark Dobbs has joined Alliant Insurance Services as Vice President within the company’s Real Estate Group. Dobbs comes onboard with a multifaceted background that includes investment banking, real estate investment, insurance, risk management, and international business, which he will deploy to expand Alliant’s reach in the U.S. and abroad.
“As the real estate market continues to expand and diversify, Mark will offer a global perspective to our group that will help our clients mitigate risk and increase value,” said Michael Heid, Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Alliant’s Real Estate Group. “This will help us provide an increased level of sophistication to clients with portfolios in all markets and asset classes.”
The Los Angeles-based Dobbs will employ his multidisciplinary approach to deliver insurance and risk management solutions that shield real estate owners and developers from a breadth of exposures. He will focus on organizations with portfolios spanning various product types.
Prior to joining Alliant, Dobbs was Vice President within the Construction and Real Estate Group of a global insurance brokerage firm, where he serviced middle market to large institutional clients. Dobbs also worked within the real estate industry as a Senior Investment Consultant specializing in the multifamily market and within the investment banking sector in London.
Dobbs holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from San Francisco State University. He also completed studies at the University of Paris, Oxford University, and the European Business School at the University of Wales.
Dobbs can be reached in Alliant’s Los Angeles office at (213) 270-0139 or at Mark.Dobbs@alliant.com.
About Alliant Real Estate Group
The Real Estate Group of Alliant is comprised of real estate experts dedicated to protecting firms that invest in, manage, and develop real estate across all asset classes. With more than 50 years in the business, the Real Estate Group deploys targeted risk management and insurance solutions that address all facets of the real estate business, including office, retail, industrial, residential, hospitality, equity investment, and environmental insurance.
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.