Negar Sharifi, ASSUREDPARTNERS
Senior vice president, commercial lines
After graduating from college, Negar Sharifi landed her first job in the audit department at a Big Four accounting firm, where she worked in the timeshare/hotel/property sector. In 2008, she decided to shift gears to learn more about the insurance side of real estate. Since then, Sharifi has built a book of business consisting of more than 250 clients, primarily in the construction and real estate industries, and she relishes getting to know and help the residents who reside in the communities she insures.
Sharifi earned her Community Insurance and Risk Management Specialist designation in 2016; the following year, she was recognized by Florida Community Association Professionals as a Woman of Industry. Since 2008, she has been a board member for the organization’s Central Florida chapter. Sharifi is also a CEU-certified instructor for the Florida CAM license.