PATRICK G. RYAN
Founder, chairman and CEO
RYAN SPECIALTY GROUP
Patrick Ryan is something of a legend in the insurance world. In 2010, he founded Ryan Specialty Group – today a global organization boasting a wholesale brokerage, a select group of underwriting managers and other specialty services for agents, brokers and carriers. And RSG isn’t even the first global insurance company Ryan has started; he also founded Aon Corporation and served as its chairman and CEO. When Ryan retired from Aon, the company had grown to more than 500 offices in 120 countries and was generating revenues in excess of $7 billion. Ryan is a member of the International Insurance Society’s Insurance Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award. In 1987, Ryan received the esteemed Horatio Alger Award, which honors those who are dedicated to the principles of integrity, hard work, perseverance and compassion for others. He also has been recognized as the College of Insurance’s Insurance Leader of the Year and is the recipient of the Insurance Federation of New York’s Free Enterprise Award.
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