Michael J. Pilla

Mike has been in the vanguard of using technology to prevent losses at construction sites. He developed large construction underwriting authority grants and created a unique set of CAT and Flood underwriting and portfolio management tools.

Mike has over 44 years of experience in the insurance industry including 30 years on the carrier side before beginning his MGU career. Prior to joining Rokstone CRU, he was CEO at Technical Risk Underwriting, a Ryan Specialty Group company; CUO at OnPoint Underwriting, a Beecher Carlson Company; CUO at Britt Paulk Insurance MGA; Construction Practice Leader North America at Liberty International Underwriters; Senior Vice President at Guardian Royal Exchange America; Vice President and National Hull & Liability Product Line Leader at International Marine Underwriters, a Crum & Foster Company.

Specialty Knowledge:

  • Large Construction and Engineered Risks
  • Named Wind, Critical Quake and Flood underwriting
  • Large Wood Frame Underwriting and Loss Prevention
  • Building MGUs from the Ground Up
  • Acquisition Turn-Around
  • Commercial Hull and Liabilities, Inland Marine and Ocean Marine Underwriting

Named an Industry Icon by Insurance Business America, Mike has been included in the Insurance Business America Hot 100. He has also been a guest speaker at many insurance industry seminars over the years, including being a guest lecturer at The College of Insurance and the World Trade Institute. 

Email: Mike.Pilla@rokstonecru.com

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