U.S. Risk announces acquisition of B&H Risk Services, Inc.

Dallas, Texas, August 18, 2017—U.S. Risk Insurance Group, LLC, the nation’s fifth largest Property and Casualty wholesaler, announced today that it has acquired B&H Risk Services, Inc., a Dallas, Texas based Managing General Agency and wholesale broker.

Randall Goss, CEO of U.S. Risk, said, “B&H has built a solid niche and proven their value to both their customers and their carriers for hard-to-write classes of business. This transaction is a further demonstration of our strategic focus on acquiring companies whose experience, resources and values complement our own.”

Bill Buckley, CEO of B&H, said, “Our team is excited to join the U.S. Risk family and is excited about the opportunity to enhance and expand our existing agent relationships and to connect with additional agents.”

U.S. Risk announces acquisition of Strategic Insurance Underwriters

Dallas, Texas, July 24, 2017—U.S. Risk Insurance Group, LLC, the nation’s fifth largest Property and Casualty wholesaler, announced today that it has acquired Strategic Insurance Underwriters, a specialist Trucking MGA and Broker.

Headquartered in Sarasota, Florida, Strategic Insurance Underwriters has a 34-year history of offering tailored insurance products to the trucking and transportation industries, while delivering strong customer service through a partnership approach.

Randall Goss, CEO of U.S. Risk, said, “We entered into a partnership with Strategic Insurance Underwriters about two years ago, and as a result of the success of that partnership, we are very excited to bring the expertise of Bob and his team fully into the U.S. Risk family of companies. This transaction reflects our strategic focus on acquiring companies whose experience, resources and value complement our own.”

Gerry den Boggende and Neal Daunt, current executives at Strategic, will continue to manage and direct the operations of Strategic as part of their new leadership roles within U.S. Risk.

Bob Schneebeck, retiring President of Strategic, said, “We were delighted with the initial partnership with U.S. Risk and view this transaction as a logical next step. I’m excited to see Strategic evolve and further enhance its capabilities to serve its current and future clients.”

U.S. Risk Insurance Group, LLC announces acquisition of IMS London American, names Larry Mennes President, U.S. Risk Solutions (Texas), LLC

Dallas, Texas, July 7, 2017—U.S. Risk Insurance Group, LLC, the nation’s fifth largest Property & Casualty wholesaler, announced today that it has acquired IMS London American Brokerage and Underwriting Services and has named Larry Mennes President of its contract binding operations in Texas, and Stephen Vallender Executive Vice President at U.S. Risk Brokers, Inc.

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, with additional offices in Dallas and San Antonio, IMS London American has been committed to providing superior underwriting and brokerage services since its founding in 2005.

Randall Goss, CEO of U.S. Risk, said, “We are very impressed with the business that Larry and his team built and are excited to bring them into the U.S. Risk group of companies. The acquisition of IMS London American brings additional talent and client service capabilities to our Texas operations, and broadens our base of client retail agents served. This is our most recent acquisition since we announced our partnership with Kohlberg and Company, and continues our strategic focus on acquiring companies whose experience, resources and values complement our own.”

Larry Mennes, President of IMS London American, said, “We view this merger as a very positive event for our employees, carrier partners, and client retail agents. We are looking forward to being able to better serve our agents with the additional markets and products U.S. Risk has available.”

Matthew McCampbell joins U.S. Risk, LLC as Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Development

Matthew McCampbell has joined the U.S. Risk, LLC team as Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Development. McCampbell will be primarily responsible for heading up all acquisition activity as the company continues its plans for aggressive growth.

McCampbell brings to U.S. Risk more than 15 years of experience in strategy and financing in the insurance and financial services industries. Prior to joining U.S. Risk, he was a Vice President at Essent Group, Ltd., where he focused on corporate strategy and finance. Prior to joining Essent in 2010, he was a Vice President in Macquarie Capital’s Financial Institutions Group, where he was responsible for executing M&A and financing transactions for risk-bearing, insurance-distribution and market-structure companies.

McCampbell holds a Masters of Business Administration in finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Trinity University in San Antonio.