Wells Fargo Insurance Names David Robertson Managing Director for Atlanta
25-year industry veteran and recognized “Power Broker” will focus on business
and sales growth
ATLANTA -- March 11, 2013
Wells Fargo Insurance, part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), has named
David Robertson managing director for its Atlanta office. Robertson will lead
business development, client service and sales, and cross-sell strategy for
the company’s insurance operations in Northern Georgia and Tennessee as well
as oversee the Employee Benefits, Property & Casualty, and Private Risk
Management business segments throughout the region. Based in Atlanta, he will
report to Tom Longhta, regional managing director for Wells Fargo Insurance's
"As an Atlanta native and industry veteran, David brings extensive knowledge
of both the market and risk-management industry to his role," said Longhta.
"Atlanta is a very important market to Wells Fargo Insurance and our
customers. David’s experience and leadership will be an asset to our business
as we continue to grow and serve the insurance needs of our customers
Named a 2012 Power Broker by Risk and Insurance magazine, Robertson was most
recently senior vice president and head of William Gallagher Associates’ (WGA)
Atlanta office, specializing in the healthcare industry. He is a former
regional partner at Willis Group Holdings, and senior vice president at Marsh,
a subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies. Prior to joining the insurance
industry, Robertson was a corporate banking officer at Citizens & Southern
National bank, and worked for First Atlanta, a predecessor of Wells Fargo.
Robertson has a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Georgia,
received his MBA from Georgia State University, and a master’s in Health
Policy and Management from Emory University.
Wells Fargo Insurance’s Atlanta office has approximately 164 team members who
provide insurance services to small businesses, middle market, large
corporate, and high net worth clients throughout the region.
About Wells Fargo Insurance
Wells Fargo Insurance^1 is the fifth largest insurance broker in the
world(Business Insurance, 2012). With 127 offices in 37 states, Wells Fargo
Insurance provides solutions for a wide range of customers, including retail
consumers, high net worth individuals, small businesses, as well as middle
market and large corporate customers. The 7,000 insurance professionals of
Wells Fargo Insurance write or place $15 billion of risk premiums annually in
property, casualty, benefits, international, personal lines, and life products
and also includes the nation’s largest crop insurance provider, Rural
Community Insurance Services (RCIS).
About Wells Fargo & Company
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified,
community-based financial services company with $1.4 trillion in assets.
Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides
banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance
through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, the Internet (wellsfargo.com),
and has offices in more than 35 countries to support the bank’s customers who
conduct business in the global economy. With more than 265,000 team members,
Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo &
Company was ranked No. 26 on Fortune’s 2012 rankings of America’s largest
corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial
needs and help them succeed financially.
^1 Ranking includes Wells Fargo Insurance Services USA, Inc., Wells Fargo
Insurance Services of West Virginia, Inc., Wells Fargo Insurance, Inc., and
Rural Community Insurance Company
Wells Fargo & Company
Angenette Lau, 415-396-9904 (Media)
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