ATLANTA, Ga., July 21, 2016 — (INSURANCE JOURNAL) — Timothy Furber, CPCU has joined Breckenridge Insurance Services wholesale brokerage division as a senior vice president, broker in the Portland, Maine area office. Prior to Breckenridge, Furber was at Swett & Crawford for 17 years, most recently as an underwriting manager.
“Tim’s experienced underwriting perspective is a great addition to our team,” stated Robert Matamoros, executive vice president of the brokerage division. “With his drive, there is no doubt he will expand our reach and deliver best-in-class products and services to our retail insurance agent partners,” he added.
Furber specializes in underwriting property and casualty risks and has an established presence in the New York and New England regions. He will continue the expansion of the Breckenridge brokerage team in the northeast and additionally serve in a contract binding role.
In addition to Swett & Crawford, Furber was a property and casualty underwriter for Worcester Insurance and served as a workers’ compensation specialist for Occupational Health Underwriters. He started his insurance career at Liberty Mutual after graduating from the University of Maine with a marketing and finance degree in Business Administration.
About Breckenridge Insurance Services:
Breckenridge Insurance Services is a national wholesale commercial insurance brokerage firm with more than three decades of experience in supporting agents and their clients. Focused on building long-term partnerships, the experienced brokerage group offers consultative services and quality carrier relationships and binding authorities for a variety of standard and hard-to-place specialty coverages. Breckenridge Insurance Services has eight offices across the United States and continues to strategically expand its team and presence to serve diverse markets with top-rated domestic and international carrier partners.
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. The company serves independent insurance agents, brokers and legal and financial institutions throughout North America by way of Blue River Underwriters, OSC, Breckenridge Insurance Services, Breckenridge Elevation Authorities contract binding group and InSpecialty innovative insurance solutions. For more information, please visit www.breckgrp.com or call 630.945.3878. CA Insurance License #0G13592