Amwins Group Inc. said on Tuesday that it has appointed two of its executives, Sam Baig and Jeff McNatt, presidents of its Amwins Brokerage Unit, with immediate effect.
The Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said James Drinkwater, who has been president of the brokerage division since 2008, and was also named president of Amwins Group 2018, will focus directly on his roles as president of Amwins and CEO of Amwins Global Risks.
Mr. Baig was vice president and manager of Amwins Brokerage's branches in Georgia, while McNatt was previously vice president and manager of Amwins Brokerage's branches in Florida.
Baig and Mr. McNatt will be responsible for the design and implementation of the overall broker strategy, while overseeing more than 400 specialist broker teams and various risk and industry practice groups, the statement said. They will also focus on the recruitment, training and development of brokers.