Burns & Wilcox

Burns & Wilcox

Burns & Wilcox

Burns & Wilcox is a privately-held, wholesale specialty insurance broker and underwriting manager internationally recognized for its commercial and professional liability, property, environmental, marine and personal insurance expertise.  

As a member of the H.W. Kaufman Group network, Burns & Wilcox combines its global scale and clout as an industry leader, with the values and stability of a family-owned business. Putting people first has fueled its success for more than 50 years. Its dedicated team thrives in a dynamic environment with opportunities for creativity, innovation and advancement.

With a workforce of more than 2,000, the organization embraces individuals from diverse backgrounds and works to ensure all feel supported and recognized. With this standard, emphasis is placed on encouraging team members to realize their full potential—providing access to education and development resources through its award-winning professional training program, Kaufman Institute. From technical underwriting and sales skills to leadership advancement opportunities, Burns & Wilcox invests in its employees at all levels.
 
Burns & Wilcox also understands employees want to be a part of a purpose-driven organization that not only demonstrates how leadership cares about their growth, but also the development and wellness of others. The company is known for consistently giving back to the communities in which they do business in a variety of ways—a passion that has evolved into a signature philanthropic initiative called ‘Champions & Charities.’ The program celebrates community giving efforts by associates, encouraging every ‘Champion’ within Team Burns & Wilcox to be their best selves at work and in the community by extending resources to various organizations. Employees are also given two paid days to volunteer each year.

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Leadership

Alan. J. Kaufman
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer

Alan Jay Kaufman is Chairman, President and CEO of Burns & Wilcox, a worldwide specialty insurance wholesaler. The company maintains relationships with the industry’s most respected insurance carriers and delivers solutions to brokers and agents for difficult-to-place, complex and unusual risks.

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  • Burns & Wilcox
  • 30833 Northwestern Highway, Suite 220 Farmington Hills MI 48334

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