ATLANTA, Ga., May 17, 2016 — Breckenridge Insurance Group announced the hiring of insurance industry executive Angel Cruz as vice president of finance in their Atlanta-area offices. Cruz last held the position of director of financial reporting at Swett & Crawford where he spent nearly 14 years. In his new role, he assumes responsibility for financial best practices and analyses and provides strategic fiscal guidance as a member of the senior management team working closely with the leaders of all Breckenridge divisions.
“Angel’s experienced perspective is a welcome asset to our team as we expand our distribution model and specialty insurance and risk management capabilities,” commented Scott Severson, executive vice president of finance. “As we grow, we will continue to invest in leading talent who can thrive in an entrepreneurial and collaborative culture. Angel fits right in,” he added.
Cruz has an additional 11 years of accounting experience in insurance and other industries from investments to manufacturing to banking. Prior to Swett & Crawford, he held senior accounting positions for varied divisions of American Financial Group including Infinity Insurance and Atlanta Casualty and Windsor Group (now Infinity). Early in his career, Cruz worked for National Service Industries and began his career at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. He can be reached at or 678-460-3213.
About Breckenridge Insurance Group
Breckenridge Insurance Group, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., is an international specialty wholesale insurance broker, program manager, managing general agent (MGA) and insurance services provider. The company offers access to diverse range of commercial insurance and financial services products to businesses and professional services firms in a variety of industries by way of Blue River Underwriters, OSC, Breckenridge Insurance Services, Breckenridge Elevation Authorities contract binding group and InSpecialty. For more information, please visit www.breckgrp.com or call 630.945.3878. CA Insurance License #0G13592