PHOENIX, Arizona - Phoenix-based CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company, a regional multi-line commercial insurance company, today announced David (Dave) Kuhn has been named Regional President of PacificComp, a subsidiary of CopperPoint, and EVP of Enterprise Distribution for the CopperPoint Family of Insurance Companies.
Dave brings over 30 years of experience in the commercial property and casualty industry and most recently served as Regional Executive with QBE Insurance, where he launched their Western Region of 12 states.
Previously, Dave served as Regional President of the Hanover Insurance Group, where he oversaw the company's Pacific Region with more than 200 employees in seven offices and nearly $300 million in written premium. His experience also includes serving as Senior Vice President of Bank of America Insurance Group, Regional President of The St. Paul Companies, and Regional Vice President of Hartford Specialty Company. He began his career in underwriting at Aetna and The Travelers Company, Inc. Dave holds Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate Risk Management (ARM) designations.
"We are thrilled to welcome Dave to CopperPoint and capitalize on his ability to drive profitable growth through strong agency relationships," said Marc Schmittlein, President & CEO of CopperPoint Insurance Companies. "Dave brings extensive experience in the industry, including his proven success with the limited distribution model and his knowledge of the California marketplace. This appointment reinforces our strategic plans to expand the footprint of the CopperPoint Family of Insurance Companies and will complement our integration efforts."
About CopperPoint Insurance Companies
Founded in 1925, CopperPoint Insurance Companies are dedicated to protecting and empowering conscientious business owners. Our vision is to be a top-tier regional commercial insurance company and the preferred partner for business owners, agents and brokers in every community we serve. CopperPoint is a multi-line commercial insurance company, offering an expanded line of products to ensure peace of mind to business owners, their employees and customers, building on our 90-year history as a leading provider of workers' compensation insurance. As a mutual insurance company with $4 billion in assets, a policyholder surplus of nearly $1.5 billion and no debt, CopperPoint embodies stability and sustainability for over 13,000 policyholders generating approximately $400 million in revenue. Headquartered at CopperPoint Tower in Phoenix, Arizona, with offices in Westlake Village, California, our team of talented professionals embrace Corporate Responsibility through active engagement in the communities we serve. The companies that comprise the CopperPoint Family of Insurance Companies are rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best. For more information, visit www.copperpoint.com.