Business Insurance on Thursday announced the winners of the US Insurance Awards 2021 during a virtual award ceremony.
The main event was the awarding of the Lifetime Achievement Award to Brian Duperreault, President of American International Group Inc. The award ceremony honored his many accomplishments during his nearly 50 years in the insurance industry.
In addition, teams of professionals from across the industry were honored for specific projects with which they had collaborated in commercial insurance.
Finalists in 10 categories were selected by Business Insurance staff from more than 180 nominations.
The winners were selected by a panel of more than 40 risk managers who independently evaluated each of the finalists.
Broker Team of the Year
Community Outreach Project of the Year (Donations)
Captive Alternatives LLC
Community Outreach Project of the Year (Pro Bono and Volunteer)
Diversity & Inclusion Initiative of the Year
Ryan Specialty Group Inc.
Insurance Consulting Team of the Year
Ernst & Young Global Ltd.
Insurance Services Act of the Year
Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.
Legal Team of the Year
Anderson Kill PC
Risk Management Team of the Year
TPA Team of the Year
Wholesale Broker Team of the Year
Nonprofit Insurance Services, a Ballator Co.  The awards, which began in 2017, also raise money to support the corporate insurance scholarship. This endowment, administered by the Spencer Educational Foundation, aims to open up new opportunities to provide scholarships to risk management and insurance students, as well as grants to support risk management and insurance programs, and to develop programming at universities without risk management programs, including HBCUs.
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