TCIA welcomes Joshua Clark as the newly appointed Director of Business Development for the Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (TDCI).As part of his new role, Clark will establish objectives with the TCIA to help promote captive insurance within the state and will focus on expanding the use of captives as risk management options for businesses headquartered in Tennessee and around the world.
“We are very excited to welcome Josh to the Tennessee captive industry,” said TCIA president Kevin Doherty. “We look forward to working with him and the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance to develop captive opportunities that will be productive for our State. The TCIA pledges to work closely with Josh to further our public/private partnership and to help ensure that Tennessee remains among the short list of preferred domestic domiciles for captives. ”
Clark is an insurance industry veteran with diverse experience. He most recently served as a consultant for EXL Loss Control. Clark’s expansive experience across the insurance industry equips him with valuable expertise and industry knowledge. He will bring his background of building, leading and enabling high performing teams while crafting and implementing successful strategies to drive productivity and strengthen relationships on behalf of Tennessee.
“I am incredibly honored to join TDCI as the new Director of Business Development for the Insurance Division,” said Josh Clark. “The TDCI Captive Section, led by industry veteran Belinda Fortman, is uniquely positioned to continue its reputation as a top tier global domicile of choice for businesses and I look forward to promoting our values of expertise, customer service and innovation within the captives space ”
Tennessee continues to grow as a top tier domicile for captives with over 205licensed captive insurance companies and 471 approved cell companies for a total of 674 risk-bearing entities (RBEs), compared to 652 at the end of 2019.
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