Davis, Fleischer, Vindivich Take New Roles at Argo Group

November 14, 2013

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. announced new management appointments in the United States on Thursday, moving experienced leaders Arthur Davis, Michael Fleischer and Ron Vindivich into new roles.

Davis has been promoted to president of Argo Group’s Excess and Surplus Lines business segment. Davis, who joined Argo Group with its acquisition of Colony Insurance Company in 2001, previously served as senior vice president responsible for the segment’s binding operations.

In his new role, he is responsible for the E&S segment’s key operating functions including underwriting, claims and business development.

Fleischer has been promoted to chief underwriting officer, Argo Group U.S. operations. Fleischer joined Argo Group in 2010 and previously served as chief underwriting officer for the company’s Excess and Surplus Lines segment.

In a newly-created role, he is now responsible for underwriting for Argo Group’s Excess and Surplus Lines and Commercial Specialty business segments in the U.S.

Vindivich has been promoted to president of Trident Insurance, leading the business unit of Argo Group that handles commercial insurance for small-to-mid-sized U.S. public entities.

Vindivich joined Argo Group in 2006 to lead the industrial casualty division of Colony Specialty and also oversaw the restructuring of its garage and transportation portfolio. He most recently served as senior vice president of the brokerage casualty division.

All three will report to Kevin Rehnberg, president of Argo Group U.S. operations.

Source: Argo Group