Kristine Furrer, Senior vice president and P&C risk management practice leader, Woodruff Sawyer
Senior vice president and P&C risk management practice leader
An expert on sophisticated and emerging risk and coverage issues, Kristine Furrer specializes in helping clients reduce their cost of risk amid the increasingly complex global environment and is highly regarded for her keen understanding of the resources and manpower required to serve complex P&C clients.
Furrer founded Woodruff Sawyer’s risk management practice in 2000 and has accumulated 30 years of experience working in multiple insurance brokerage and risk management positions as both a buyer and a provider of brokerage services. Furrer is actively involved in client management across the firm and leads a team of dedicated P&C consultants in San Francisco, working on growing new business opportunities in this key market segment. In addition to chairing the governance committee at Woodruff Sawyer, Furrer also sits on the board of Assurex Global, the fourth largest brokerage network in the world. In this capacity, she manages Woodruff Sawyer’s corporate relationship with Assurex, focusing on international insurance issues and brokerage relations.