News Release

Brian Hanuschak Named President of Victor North America

Washington D.C. | June 19, 2019

Global Managing General Underwriting Business Is a Key Growth Priority

Victor Insurance Holdings, the world's largest managing general underwriter (MGU), today announced that Brian Hanuschak has been appointed President of North America, effective immediately.

Mr. Hanuschak has led Victor O. Schinnerer & Co., the founding company of Victor Insurance Holdings, for four years and is based in Chevy Chase, Maryland. His responsibilities will expand to include all of Victor's businesses in North America, including Victor O. Schinnerer & Co.; Victor Canada; ICAT, the property catastrophe business; and Dovetail, Victor's insurtech marketplace for insurance agents and their small commercial customers.

Anthony Stevens will continue in his role as President of Victor International. He will lead Victor's rapidly developing international operations, including Victor in the UK, Netherlands, Italy and Germany.

Christopher Schaper, the previous CEO of Victor, is leaving the company.

About Victor Insurance

Victor Insurance Holdings, formerly known as The Schinnerer Group, is the world's largest managing general underwriter with locations in the US, Canada, UK, Netherlands, Germany, Italy and Australia. It handles more than $1.5 billion in premium on behalf of numerous insurance carriers, through a large network of more than 25,000 active insurance agents and brokers. With deep, specialized underwriting expertise, the company provides a wide range of insurance coverage - from specialty property and casualty and professional liability insurance to group and retiree benefits. Victor Insurance is committed to building on 60-plus years of experience to develop products that address risk in new and evolving areas. For more information, visit

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