June 19, 2017
AEU Promotes 6 Senior Staffers to New Managing Director Position
The American Equity Underwriters, Inc., the leading provider of workers’ compensation insurance for waterfront employers, announces the promotion of six employees to the newly-created position of managing director: Michael Adams, Sandra Parker, Rob Stuardi, Teresa Rowell, Tim Finnorn, and Winchester Thurber.
As managing directors, all six have expanded underwriting authority, as well as direct responsibility for underwriting performance. They also ensure that claims management, loss control and other services provided to members and brokers meet AEU’s high standards of performance.
“We’ve experienced significant growth over the past few years, and the creation of the managing director position reflects our continuing commitment to best serve our members and brokers,” said Michael Lapeyrouse, AEU president and CEO.
About The American Equity Underwriters, Inc.
With headquarters in Mobile, Alabama, The American Equity Underwriters, Inc. serves as program administrator for American Longshore Mutual Association Ltd., a group self-insurance fund authorized by the U.S. Department of Labor for waterfront employers in all 50 states under the United States Longshore and Harbor Act. AEU provides best-in-class services including claims handling, loss control, longshore consulting and other support.