May 22, 2018 10:20 PM ET

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Company Overview of AmWINS Group, Inc.

Company Overview

AmWINS Group, Inc. provides property and casualty insurance brokerage and distribution services. It offers property and casualty insurance services, including general liability, property, package, garage liability, garage keepers legal liability, excess liability, hired and non-owned auto, liquor liability, inland marine, farm liability, railroad protective, special events, and umbrella insurance solutions. The company also provides group benefits, including retiree benefits, pharmacy benefits, voluntary benefits, accident and health, third party administration services, stop-loss, underwriting, alternative funding, and other special services. In addition, it offers financial services; and p...

4725 Piedmont Row Drive

Suite 600

Charlotte, NC 28210

United States

Founded in 1998

976 Employees

Phone:

704-749-2700

Fax:

704-943-9000

Key Executives for AmWINS Group, Inc.

CEO & Director
Age: 47
President & President of Brokerage Division
Executive Chairman
Age: 59
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

AmWINS Group, Inc. Key Developments

AmWINS Group, Inc. Announces Management Changes

AmWINS Group, Inc. announced that Scott M. Purviance has succeeded M. Steven DeCarlo as the company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. As CEO, Purviance will focus on continuing to build upon the firm’s foundation focused on growth, diversification and technology. Prior to taking on his role as Chief Operating Officer, Purviance served as Chief Financial Officer from 2001-2016. DeCarlo, who has served as CEO of AmWINS since its founding in 2001, will remain on the AmWINS Board of Directors in the newly created role of Executive Chairman. W.H. “Skip” Cooper is also transitioning from his current role as President to Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors. In their new roles, Steve and Skip will continue to focus on certain key growth initiatives for the firm. James C. Drinkwater, who currently serves as President of AmWINS Brokerage, will succeed Cooper as President of AmWINS Group, Inc. Drinkwater will also retain his position as President of the Brokerage division. Benjamin R. Sloop, who currently serves as President of AmWINS Access, will succeed Purviance as COO of AmWINS Group, Inc. James A. “Tony” Gresham, who has served as COO of AmWINS Access since its establishment, will succeed Sloop as President of the division.

AmWINS Group, Inc. Announces Management Changes

AmWINS Group, Inc. announced that Scott M. Purviance will succeed M. Steven DeCarlo as the company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective May 1, 2018. Purviance, currently AmWINS’ Chief Operating Officer, has been part of the firm’s leadership team since June 2001. Prior to taking on his role as COO, Purviance served as Chief Financial Officer from 2001-2016. He was elected to the Board of Directors of AmWINS Group, Inc. in November 2016. DeCarlo, who has served as CEO of AmWINS since joining in December 2000, will transition into the newly created role of Executive Chairman and remain Chairman of the AmWINS Board of Directors. W.H. “Skip” Cooper will transition from his current role as President of AmWINS to Vice Chairman and will remain on the Board of Directors. DeCarlo and Cooper will continue to focus on select key growth initiatives of the company. In addition to Purviance’s transition to CEO, the following management changes were also announced, effective May 1, 2018: James C. Drinkwater, who currently serves as President of AmWINS Brokerage, will succeed Cooper as President of AmWINS Group, Inc. Drinkwater will also retain his position as President of the Brokerage division. Benjamin R. Sloop, who currently serves as President of AmWINS Access, will succeed Purviance as COO of AmWINS Group, Inc. James A. “Tony” Gresham, who has served as COO of AmWINS Access since its establishment, will succeed Sloop as President of the division.

AmWINS Access Presents at InsiderTech New York 2017, Dec-06-2017 03:30 PM

AmWINS Access Presents at InsiderTech New York 2017, Dec-06-2017 03:30 PM. Venue: NEW YORK, United States. Speakers: Ben Sloop, President.

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