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The Start-Up Maserati

I should have known when he pulled up and parked his Maserati. I didn’t think we were doing that well. It seemed like an uphill battle, every day, to start a new E&S wholesaler. Seeing the car that day made me second-guess everything. Maybe things were better than I had thought, and we were growing

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Profiles in Risk – E70: Tom Johansmeyer of PCS – Aggregating Catastrophe Data For Industry Benchmarking and ILS Parametric Index Triggering

Subscribe at: Stitcher iTunes Google Play YouTube Buzzsprout RSS Tom Johansmeyer is the Michael Lewis of Insurance. As the head of Verisk’s PCS division, Tom is continuing the PCS tradition of aggregating insured industry losses, and taking that to a whole new level. PCS, globally known for aggregating, weather, earthquake, fire and other natural catastrophes is

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