Mike Daoussis, NEWFRONT INSURANCE
Head of program innovation
As head of program innovation at Newfront Insurance, Mike Daoussis leads efforts to build out exclusive and innovative insurance programs. Daoussis has more than 43 years of insurance industry experience; he most recently spent eight years as a VP at USI. He has helped administer the complex risk departments for real estate and construction clients at companies such as Willis Towers Watson, Lockton and Wells Fargo/USI.
In addition to his US-based roles, Daoussis has worked as a reinsurance broker at Lloyd’s and other London-based insurers and reinsurers. In 2009, he invented a mechanism that provides a novation for insurance carriers, allowing them to accept an alternate method for financially challenged insureds.