Robert B. Spofford, President
Mr. Spofford has over 30 years of insurance experience including both underwriting and brokering of both traditional and non-traditional management liability and “deal facilitation” coverages including unique coverages for the financial institution community.
He was an underwriting manager for the Chubb Group of Insurance Company’s Department of Financial Institutions. Mr. Spofford joined Willis Corporation as an Assistant Vice President, Producer and Account Executive where he was promoted to Vice President.
In 1995, Mr. Spofford established his own specialty insurance brokerage firm focusing exclusively on developing and implementing sophisticated traditional and non-traditional management liability programs with a special emphasis on the financial institution service companies. Mr. Spofford works closely with clients to negotiate broad manuscript coverages and to successfully resolve claims.
Shortly after forming The Spofford Group, Mr. Spofford drafted the first Venture Capital/Private Equity policy form in the industry. A graduate of Northeastern University, Mr. Spofford earned a BS in Finance.