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Michael J. Pilla

Michael J. Pilla

President & CEO,
Technical Risk Underwriters

Michael Pilla is President and CEO of Technical Risk Underwriters (TRU), a part of Ryan Specialty Group’s RSG Underwriting Managers. TRU focuses on large construction, and property business.

Michael has over 41 years of experience in underwriting complex construction and marine lines of business. Prior to joining RSG in 2010, he spent 30 years on the carrier side of the business, holding senior management positions at both GRE and Liberty International Underwriters. He has a successful track record of developing large underwriting authority grants for companies such as Munich Re, QBE Insurance Company, Lloyd’s of London, AIG and Zurich.

Throughout his career, Michael held various strategic underwriting positions such as Chief Underwriting Officer at OnPoint Underwriting, Chief Underwriting Officer at Britt/Paulk Insurance, Construction Practice Leader North America for Liberty International Underwriters, Senior Vice President of GRE (Guardian Royal Exchange America) and VP and National Hull and Liability Product Line Leader for International Marine Underwriters (C&F).

Michael began his insurance career at W. H McGee underwriting commercial hull and marine liabilities.

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