NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Leading power and utility authority Robert J. Bothwell has joined Alliant as Executive Vice President. Flanked by a high-powered team of technical experts, the Boston-based Bothwell will provide targeted risk management and insurance solutions to a global client base, expanding the reach of the company’s growing Energy and Marine Group.
“With a longstanding track record of success and a strong emphasis on collaboration, the team provides risk management consultation that is technical, creative, and powered by service.”
“Rob and his team are highly regarded for their sheer breadth of services and expertise, acting as an extension of clients’ risk, finance, operations, and asset management departments,” said Tom Corbett, Chairman and CEO of Alliant. “With a longstanding track record of success and a strong emphasis on collaboration, the team provides risk management consultation that is technical, creative, and powered by service.”
Prior to joining Alliant, Bothwell headed the Global Energy Practice of an international insurance and risk management brokerage firm. As president, Bothwell led a multidisciplinary team of specialists that worked with independent power producers, utilities, and oil and gas companies to develop comprehensive insurance and risk management programs. Bothwell also has extensive experience on the carrier side of the business as an underwriter and has worked with some of the world’s largest independent power producers.
The addition of Bothwell and his team is a boon to Alliant’s Energy and Marine Group, expanding its offerings in the power and utility sector and bolstering its operations in the Northeast region. A noted industry expert with deep domestic and international market relationships, Bothwell will focus on developing highly customized solutions for a broad range of exposures, including prototypical equipment, replacement power, political risks, trade disruptions, and many others.
The Bothwell team includes:
- Rob Bothwell, Executive Vice President, Producer
- Brendan Fountain, Assistant Vice President, Associate Producer
- Brenna C. Melvin, Senior Vice President, Account Executive
- Kolleen Rahilly, First Vice President, Account Executive
- Cara McGrath, Account Manager
- Bridget McBride, Assistant Account Manager
- Valerie Maher, Assistant Account Manager
Bothwell can be reached at (617) 959-4997 or at Rob.Bothwell@alliant.com.
About Alliant Energy and Marine
The Energy and Marine Group of Alliant provides best-in-class risk management and insurance solutions across all sectors of the energy and marine industries. The team is comprised of technical experts working collaboratively to guard against the volatile and changing risks facing companies across the farthest reaches of the globe. Key areas of specialization include energy and power, renewable energy, power and utility, construction, transportation, pollution, marine, ports, political risk, and trade credits.
About Alliant Insurance Services
Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. is one of the largest insurance brokerage firms in the United States and has a history dating back to 1925. Alliant provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to thousands of clients nationwide, including public entities, tribal nations, healthcare, energy, law firms, real estate, construction, and other industry groups. More information is available on the company’s web site at www.alliant.com.