NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Longtime financial institutions specialist Paul Grassi has joined Alliant, adding extensive industry expertise to the company’s Alliant Americas division. As Senior Vice President, Grassi will provide a full range of insurance and risk management solutions to clients spanning all facets of the financial sector. Grassi will focus on firms throughout the Eastern United States, operating out of Orlando and New York.
“The risks facing financial institutions are fast-evolving and demand the expertise of an industry specialist who understands the fluid nature of the business,” said Bob Bennetsen, Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director, Alliant Americas. “Paul joins us having earned the trust of some of the nation’s most powerful firms and will provide strong institutional strength to our professional liability practice.”
Grassi joins Alliant with three decades of hard-won financial sector experience. Over his multifaceted career, he has serviced a diverse client base that includes hedge funds, FoHFs, mutuals, venture capital & private equity firms, and their portfolios with both on-shore and off-shore operations.
Prior to joining Alliant, Grassi was Senior Vice President and Sales Executive Leader in the Tampa office of one of the nation’s largest insurance and financial services firms. As a practice leader, Grassi managed a range of client relationships, provided strategic insurance and risk management services, and created synergies between the organization’s insurance and finance arms to grow revenue and expand reach.
Grassi earned his CPA from the State of New Jersey, an MBA in finance from the University of South Florida, and his BS in accounting and finance from St. John’s University. He can be reached at (407) 992-6604 or at Paul.Grassi@alliant.com.
About Alliant Americas
Alliant Americas provides midsized businesses with targeted insurance, risk management, and consulting services. As a dedicated middle-market platform with offices throughout the United States, Alliant Americas delivers a range of products and services that are regionally focused and backed by the company’s deep reservoir of research, resources, and talent. By “Thinking Forward,” Alliant Americas deploys a total solution to its clients that goes beyond insurance to improve business outcomes.
About Alliant Insurance Services
Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to 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 website at www.alliant.com.