Everest Insurance has announced the appointment of Michael Cipolla as head of its excess and surplus primary casualty unit. In his new role, Cipolla will be responsible for developing the product portfolio and leading the growth of primary casualty business in the wholesale space. He will be based in Everest’s Atlanta office and will report to Michael Finnegan, head of E&S casualty.
Cipolla has been with Everest for almost five years, most recently serving as vice president of E&S casualty. In that role, he led the expansion of the wholesale portfolio in the company’s Southeast region.