Based in Baltimore, Maryland, FinSecure will offer integrated property and liability insurance solutions for financial institutions and financial services firms. FinSecure will underwrite on behalf of several W. R. Berkley Corporation member insurance companies.
Annette Merz has been named president of FinSecure. Merz, who has over 23 years of experience in the insurance industry, served most recently as president of Lenpex LLC. Previously she was the president of one of the leading providers of insurance solutions for the financial services industry.
The company also named four additional members of the FinSecure management team:
Paul Zubrowski has been named head of underwriting. He has more than 24 years of experience in the insurance industry, all of which has been focused on property and liability coverages for financial institutions.
Donna Sofinowski has been named head of claims. She has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, 15 of which has been focused on handling financial institutions-related property and liability claims.
Melanie Cookson has been named assistant vice president. She has over 15 years experience in the property and casualty insurance industry and is in charge of sales and marketing.
Deborah Martenson, who has over 20 years experience in IT with a specific focus on supporting insurance solutions for the financial services industry, has been named chief information officer.