Matt Shanks, AmWINS Brokerage of Georgia
Executive vice president, professional lines
AmWINS Brokerage of Georgia
As the leader of the Atlanta financial lines practice at AmWINS Brokerage of Georgia, Matt Shanks manages market strategy, corporate initiatives and team synergies across the office, leading a team of six that specializes in management, professional and cyber liability.
Shanks is dedicated to supporting and giving back to new brokers. “Helping others to develop and become industry leaders can be incredibly rewarding,” he says. An active member of Young Risk Professionals, he helps to prepare the next generation of leadership and connects with fellow industry professionals through social and educational settings.
“I have always enjoyed how insurance evolves – new products and solutions are always available, and I am always learning,” Shanks says. “During this COVID marketplace, I’ve learned that focusing on how to deliver tough renewals in a strange economic environment is how we stand out from our competition.”