Atlanta, GA, March 2, 2020 — Breckenridge Insurance Group announced the appointment of Dennis DiCapua as president of its program division, Blue River Underwriters. DiCapua has a demonstrated track record of building increasingly successful program and specialty businesses throughout his 40-year insurance career. DiCapua will work closely over the next few months with outgoing president Stephen J. Kelley, who will retire later this year.
Most recently, DiCapua founded a managing general agency, Newport General Agency, that was sold to AmWINS in 2010. He then served as the executive vice president and chief risk officer of the AmWINS Specialty Auto company, where he assisted with the consolidation of newly acquired companies, enhanced carrier and reinsurer relations and launched innovative mobile technology solutions. Prior to this, DiCapua was senior vice president of specialty programs at Clarendon Insurance Group and managed a P&C portfolio of more than $500 million in gross written premium. He spent his early career focused on building the non-standard auto businesses at Reliance National Risk Specialists and American International Group.
“We’re continuing to bring on exceptional talent as we invest in our growth plans for Breckenridge. Dennis is an excellent addition to our leadership team as he is extremely knowledgeable and well-regarded in the industry,” stated David A. Jordan, chief executive officer of Breckenridge Insurance Group.
Commenting on his appointment, DiCapua shared, “The timing for joining Breckenridge couldn’t be better. The organization is well-positioned with a solid book of program business, talented team members and strong carrier partners. We’ll continue to build on our foundation with enhanced coverages, strategic hires, novel new programs and advanced technologies as we see real opportunities in the marketplace.”
DiCapua has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Saint John’s University School of Risk Management, where he also earned Professional Certificates in Insurance Accounting and Reinsurance. He has a Master of Business Administration and Advanced Certificate in International Business from Southern New Hampshire University.
BRECKENRIDGE INSURANCE GROUP, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., is an international specialty wholesale insurance broker, program manager, managing general agent (MGA) and insurance services provider. The company offers access to diverse range of commercial insurance and financial services products to businesses and professional services firms in a variety of industries. The company serves independent insurance agents, brokers, and financial institutions nationally by way of Blue River Underwriters, OSC, Breckenridge Insurance Services, Breckenridge Elevation Authorities contract binding group and Southeastern Underwriters, Inc. For more information, please visit WWW.BRECKGRP.COM or call 855.728.8822. CA Insurance License #0G13592
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