16 April, 2015
R&Q Captive Management USA is pleased to announce its hiring of Jeff Kenneson, CPA, CPCU, ARM as Senior Vice President, Business Development. Jeff brings 25 years of captive experience having formed and managed many different types of captives in onshore as well as offshore domiciles. Jeff will be utilizing his contact network to expand the R & Q reach in the US and to produce and develop both onshore and offshore captives. Jeff was formerly a Senior Vice President with the independent captive management firms of Strategic Risk Solutions and USA Risk Group.
Jeff will be responsible for R&Q’s expansion in the US captive market place to include becoming an approved captive manager in the State of Vermont. This will complement R&Q’s current presence in Arizona and South Carolina and also complement their off-shore profile which trades as R&Q Quest. He will also assist in identifying captives in run off who may be looking for a more expeditious exit strategy.
“We had been looking to expand our footprint into Vermont for several years and are excited to announce the addition of Jeff, a long standing and well respected professional with vast industry experience” said Nick Frost President of R&Q Quest. “Jeff has a proven track record of forming viable captives of all types onshore and offshore” he stated. “I look forward to the opportunity of expanding the reach of a company like R & Q into the US given their success offshore” said Kenneson. “After 25 years in the captive business, I’m happy to be continuing that work with R & Q, while branching out to the acquisition of captive run off business” Jeff said.
R&Q Captive Management arm is one of the leading independent captive service companies and is ranked in the top ten managers worldwide by Business Insurance Magazine. R&Q creates solutions for clients’ specific insurance needs.
Jeff Kenneson can be reached at 802-578-5755 or Jeff.Kenneson@rqih.com.