The Connecticut Insurance Department and the National Network of Accountants come together to present a five-part webinar series designed to increase awareness of the benefits of a captive insurance arrangement alongside a commercial insurance program. In this first session, Janet Grace, leader of the Connecticut Insurance Department's Captive Unit, will discuss Connecticut's commitment to helping the business community manage risk and protect their businesses. You will learn about captive insurance arrangements and the overall economic benefits on an entity level and state level.
- Recognize the role of the Connecticut Insurance Department's Captive Unit
- Understand why captive insurance arrangements are an effective risk management tool
- Understand the economic importance of captive insurance arrangements in the state of Connecticut
- None required.
Who Should Attend
This program is specifically designed for CPA firm leaders in Connecticut serving middle-market businesses.
- Managing Director
- National Network of Accountants
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- Chief Regulator, Captive Insurance and Risk Retention Groups
- Connecticut Insurance Department - Captive Insurance Unit
Janet Grace is the Chief Regulator, Captive Insurance and Risk Retention Groups for the State of Connecticut.
A former consultant for Towers Watson, Grace has done extensive work in risk identification and coverage analysis, business process redesign, risk financing, strategic business planning, underwriting and reinsurance. She also spent 20 years with The Hartford where she was a senior account executive and underwrote business in a number of core units, including risk management.
Janet’s knowledge of the industry and her creative and consultative approach are the perfect combination for companies seeking to domicile their captives in the state.
- Founder and President
- Private Insurance Management, Inc
Paul is the founder and president of Private Insurance Management Inc. (PIM) a company that creates, designs, and manages captive insurance companies across the country. His background as a practicing attorney positions him to effectively work with state regulators, captive insurance service providers, and PIM’s clients and their professional advisors.
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Date & Time
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
11:00 AM EDT (see additional timezones)
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