Ryan Specialty Group

Ryan Specialty Group

Headquarters: Chicago, IL
Year founded: 2010
Number of employees: 2,484

Ryan Specialty Group (RSG) is an international specialty insurance organization that provides innovative solutions for brokers, agents and insurance carriers. Included in the RSG family is the wholesale brokerage operation RT Specialty, as well as a collection of managing general underwriting companies within RSG Underwriting Managers.

RSG was founded in 2010 by Patrick G. Ryan, who saw the need for a specialty organization dedicated to creating insurance solutions for risks that demand innovation, leadership, outstanding industry expertise and quality services on behalf of brokers, agents and carriers.

“Every day we embrace our mission to be the premier specialty insurance organization in the world by providing unparalleled, comprehensive solutions to our customers, their clients and the markets we represent,” says Tim Turner, chairman and CEO of RT Specialty. “In living our mission, we are driven to promote teamwork, operate with utmost good faith in all transactions, innovate and lead to deliver world-class concepts and products, serve as mentors, and always put our clients first.”

RSG also prides itself on fostering a supportive culture for its employees. “Not only are we a team of some of the best in the industry, we are supportive of each other,” says founder, chairman and CEO Patrick Ryan. “Our culture is one of empowerment, allowing our employees to be decisive and succeed on the basis of our initiative and hard work. We embrace an environment that allows each of us to self-optimize. We also believe that we achieve more working together collaboratively than individually; teamwork is key.”