ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Oct. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- California-based risk management and strategic insurance solutions company, Burnham Risk, is pleased to announce Sara Owens as Chief Operating Officer and Partner (COO), effective September, 1st 2019.
As COO, Ms. Owens will be responsible for growing the team by attracting top-tier talent, leading the acquisition strategy and implementing consultative techniques to maximize opportunities in the property and casualty market. With industry experience from 2005, Sara has a deep understanding of the property and casualty landscape with particular expertise in business and corporate development and risk management strategy.
Sara plays a vital part within Burnham, having a dual role as Vice President of Corporate Development at Burnham Benefits and Chief Operating Officer at Burnham Risk. Kristen Allison, President, and CEO of Burnham Benefits says, “Sara’s experience with benefits and property and casualty is unique because she is able to identify and handpick the right talent from each segment by having a deep understanding of benefits, risk management, and property and casualty. With Sara in these roles, we will have someone to look over corporate development while maximizing Burnham Benefits, Burnham Risk, and Burnham Gibson. We are thrilled to have her utilize her expertise in making the right selections and introductions for the appropriate teams.”
Sara’s exclusive position between the two companies creates a rare advantage for Burnham Risk within the property and casualty industry that allows the company to operate as an all-encompassing insurance service provider while also providing clients a personalized approach that caters to their unique, individual needs.
About Burnham Risk
Burnham Risk is a modern insurance services company that goes beyond placing insurance by mitigating and managing risk for clients through multi-year risk management planning. They apply a unique blend of expert knowledge, unmatched personal service, and proactive planning to develop risk management plans and strategic insurance solutions for their clients.
For more information, contact:
Kristen Allison, President & CEO
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