U.S. Risk Insurance Group, Inc., the nations’ sixth largest Property and Casualty wholesaler announced that it has acquired Matias Underwriters, LLC and has named Glenn Matias National Practice Leader and Vice President for the Workers’ Compensation Division of U.S. Risk.

Glenn will manage the Boston, Dallas, Houston and Sarasota Workers’ Compensation Divisions which have the ability to write both Primary and Excess Workers’ Compensation for an expanded number of classes with competitive rates in all 50 states.

Randall Goss, CEO of U.S. Risk, said “We look forward to the impact of Glenn’s extensive expertise in the Workers’ Compensation arena to continue expanding our presence and better serve our clients. He will lead the expansion of this business throughout the U.S. Risk distribution networks.”

Glenn brings with him over 27 years of experience in the insurance industry and specializes in developing and managing Workers’ Compensation niche programs. At U.S. Risk, Glenn will be focused on increasing overall WC writings by reinvigorating and strengthening U.S. Risk’s current carrier relationships and expanding the carrier lineup specifically designed for the Workers’ Compensation needs of underserved markets and industries.

Glenn earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Glenn can be reached at 800.232.5830 or glenn.matias@usrisk.com.