NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Veteran underwriter Amy Souissi is taking her experience managing some of the largest accounts in the West to the brokerage side of the business, joining Alliant as Vice President. The Bay Area-based Souissi will use her broad expertise in marketing, underwriting, and program development to service a diverse portfolio of real estate and public entity clients throughout the Western United States.
“As a highly successful and seasoned underwriter, Amy brings valuable inside knowledge to our brokerage team,” said Jeff Moench, Senior Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director, Specialty. “Throughout her career, she has worked with high-profile organizations and brokers and understands how to structure programs that deliver quantifiable, long-term results. Her unique perspective will provide a sound competitive advantage as we continue to grow our presence in both the real estate and public entity space.”
Souissi joins Alliant with more than 14 years of experience managing multi-million-dollar portfolios for large and middle market clients. Her broad arsenal of skills includes sound technical underwriting, marketing and negotiation, business development, and broker relations.
Prior to joining Alliant, Souissi was Senior Underwriter with one of the nation’s largest insurance carriers, where she managed a diverse book of business comprised of manufacturers, service providers, retailers, real estate companies, and large universities. Additionally, she played a key role in business development, identifying strategic growth opportunities for the portfolio through cross-selling, servicing, and renewals.
Souissi holds bachelor’s degrees in communications and organizational studies/sociology from the University of California, Davis. She has also completed extensive training and education in the areas of underwriting, international business, sales and marketing, workers’ compensation, environmental, and other essential areas of the business.
She can be reached in Alliant’s San Francisco office at (415) 403-1457 or at Amy.Souissi@alliant.com.
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.