Ryan Specialty Group (RSG) has announced the appointment of Tom Clark as executive vice president. Clark, an E&S and specialty insurance expert, will join RSG effective March 01.
Clark has more than 33 years of industry experience. Since 2015, he has served as president of Nationwide E&S/Specialty, and recently announced his retirement from Nationwide. At RSG, Clark will further develop the company’s trading relationship with both retail brokers and carriers, working on behalf of RT Specialty and the delegated authority business units within RSG Underwriting Managers.
“We are thrilled that Tom will be joining RSG,” said Pat Ryan, founder, chairman and CEO of RSG. “We have known Tom well for many years, having worked with him closely on numerous strategic initiatives, and realize the great leadership and strategic talent that Tom possesses. We are looking to Tom to continue accelerating our unprecedented growth, developing new products and deepening client and carrier relationships throughout RSG. In addition to Tom’s many talents, he fits with our organization culturally, as he conducts himself with the highest level of integrity and client-centricity. We look forward to Tom becoming a highly valued team member at RSG.”
“I am honored to join the RSG family and greatly appreciate the opportunity to work under the leadership of Pat Ryan and alongside such a talented group of professionals,” Clark said. “This determined team has a proven track record of sustained growth and innovation, making RSG a leader in the industry with limitless potential. I will leverage my broad experience working on the retail, wholesale and agency side of the business to further complement the strategic direction of RSG as they continue to expand their reach horizontally and vertically.”