Stephens Insurance coverage has employed Chris Hawkins as senior vice chairman, Robert Mann and John Rhodes as vice chairman, and Kevin Yandell as claims coordinator, enhancing important danger administration capabilities in Texas, an accelerating marketplace for Stephens.
Headquartered in Little Rock, Stephens Insurance coverage LLC is an affiliate of Stephens Inc.
“We take nice pleasure in having the ability to ship practiced steerage and high-quality options necessary to defusing the advanced threats corporations face every day. With these additions, we proceed to construct a workforce round experience that actually meets the wants and pursuits of our purchasers. We’re happy to welcome them to Stephens and look ahead to their contributions in Texas and past,” mentioned Marty Rhodes, President and Chief Government Officer of Stephens Insurance coverage.
Hawkins will lead the agency’s automotive danger administration companies and brings greater than 16 years of insurance coverage experience specializing in automotive sellers, producers and automotive rental operators. This will probably be a brand new providing beneath Stephens’ business property and casualty workforce. Previous to becoming a member of Stephens, Hawkins was a senior vice-president with Arthur J. Gallagher’s Automotive Apply. He’ll work from the Austin department.
Mann joins Stephens after 16 years in operational administration and enterprise growth within the building business. He’ll play a key position in constructing relationships amongst contractors and actual property corporations in help of the agency’s business traces enterprise. Just lately, he served as Growth Supervisor at Patrinely Group, LLC. He will probably be within the Houston workplace.
Rhodes will help new enterprise growth and progress initiatives in Texas. Beforehand, he spent six years with AmWins Group, Inc. helping within the manufacturing and placement of advanced vitality property dangers. He will probably be based mostly in Austin.
Yandell has 15 years of mixed expertise in managing a multiline claims division, loss evaluation, and lots of facets of administering employees’ compensation and business property claims. Yandell involves Stephens from the Texas Affiliation of Counties the place he was a Property Claims Supervisor. He joins the Austin workplace.