STEVEN J ENGLAND President & CEO, Houston
Steven J. England is the President and CEO of Global Special Risks (GSR), a member company of Ryan Specialty Group’s RSG Underwriting Managers. GSR provides solutions for energy, marine and specialty product offerings with the London and North American markets. Headquartered in Houston, TX, GSR has office locations in Texas, Louisiana, Georgia and Canada.
Steve brings over 25 years of experience in leading and growing insurance underwriting operations. Prior to joining GSR, Steve was Executive Vice President at Ironshore for five years. While at Ironshore, Steve oversaw the development of Ironshore’s US Field Operations and managed US distribution for the company.
Steve spent 16 years at American International Group, where his responsibilities included overseeing AIG’s Houston Property and Casualty operations, and later served as President of Landmark Insurance Company. Steve has managed and underwritten business in a wide range of industries including Oil and Gas, Agribusiness, Manufacturing, Healthcare and Construction. He has led teams of underwriters in many disciplines, including Casualty, Property, D&O, E&O and Marine.
He began his insurance career in 1988 as an actuarial analyst with National Casualty Company in St. Louis, Missouri.
Steve has an undergraduate degree in mathematics from Tarkio College, and a Masters in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Finance, from Webster University.