International insurance and reinsurance broker, RFIB Group Limited, has announced the appointment of Joseph Stanoch as managing director of RFIB Americas.
Stanoch brings over 35-years of industry experience to the leading Lloyd’s broker. He takes up his new role from RFIB’s Minneapolis officer with immediate effect and will report to chief executive Nick Foden-Pattinson.
“Joe brings a wealth of experience in excess & surplus lines casualty business, workers’ compensation, alternative risk solutions, MGA programs and surety to RFIB,” commented Foden-Pattinson. He’s a great fit to our team, and I’m very pleased to welcome him to RFIB.”
Stanoch started his career with E.W. Blanch Co., before moving to Sedgwick Re in the 90s and later onto Holborn. He joined Burns & Wilcox in 2003 and played a major role in building up its reinsurance operation.
“I am very excited to be joining RFIB Americas,” said Stanoch. “The US is a market with huge growth potential and a genuine demand for truly independent, customer-driven brokerage services. I look forward to working with the outstanding team at RFIB Americas in developing business throughout the country.”