Insurance done differently.

We are agile underwriting partners

With over 25 years of industry experience, we are passionate about questioning the way things have always been done. We pioneer flexible insurance solutions and provide portfolio-building expertise to specialty lines of business.

Bird's eye view of a road in the desert

We believe creating the best program for you means exploring every avenue. That’s why we partner with entrepreneurial brokers and underwriters to find new, innovative ways of connecting capital with risk when convention won’t cut it. If there’s a better solution, we’ll find it. And if it doesn't exist, we’ll build it.

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Meet the team

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Scott Brock President

With over 25 years of industry experience, Brock is a true insurance veteran. He boasts strong investment expertise in financial services and was previously CEO at Advocate Reinsurance Partners. Prior to that he co-founded Tobat Capital, leading all aspects of the company, including capital raising and portfolio managing.

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Michael Hattaway Senior Vice President

Michael is responsible for oversight of casualty underwriting and creating new programs within the organization and brings a wealth of experience developing business from multiple sources. He has unparalleled expertise in multi-line casualty underwriting, facultative reinsurance and marketing. Prior to joining Scion, he held roles of progressing responsibility at major insurance companies.

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Wade R. Vache Senior Vice President

Wade is responsible for oversight of compliance, licensing and claims management for Scion. His underwriting responsibilities include focusing on the creation and expansion of the non-transportation excess segment and product implementation for new programs at Scion. Wade has over 30 years of commercial insurance experience spanning claims, account management, underwriting and reinsurance brokerage.

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Kim Gage Vice President of Operations

Kim brings a unique combination of business acumen and technical aptitude gained over her 20 years’ experience providing technical solutions to the insurance industry. She started her career in application development and consulting at Abaci Inc. and worked her way up to business partner before becoming IT Director at a large regional insurance company.

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Richard D. Wilson Senior Vice President

With over 25 years’ experience in Primary and Excess Casualty Underwriting in both the U.S. and London markets, Richard’s industry knowledge and connections are expansive. Prior to joining, he was SVP at a competing insurer — setting up a new specialist underwriting practice in Public Entity that established itself as a “go to” in the market.

Andrew Stock Vice President

Andrew is responsible for underwriting the Scion excess transportation product. His underwriting expertise is excess casualty underwriting with a focus on transportation and heavy auto fleets. Andrew has a background of more than 10 years in the commercial insurance industry focusing in underwriting and marketing.

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Mark P. Grossberg Vice President

Mark is responsible for oversight and development of the Scion excess transportation product. With over 10 years of excess casualty experience in the product segment, his responsibilities include underwriting, marketing and growth of the book. He is a creative problem solver who has developed lasting relationships within the wholesale and reinsurance brokerage communities.

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Andrew Fleming Assistant Vice President

Andrew is responsible for underwriting the Scion excess transportation product. In his near decade in the insurance industry, Andrew has worked with brokers across the country and is known for his strong underwriting talent and consistent production.

Daralyn Martin Underwriting Assistant Team Leader

Daralyn is responsible for Scion’s Underwriting Assistants and ensuring all underwriting teams are fully supported in their business endeavours. Daralyn has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry and brings a quick wit and excellent organization skills to the Scion team.

Robert Groom Underwriting Assistant

Robert is the newest addition to the Scion team. He provides critical support to the underwriting team and acts as a liaison between the Scion underwriters and our partners on the brokerage side, ensuring that all policies are processed efficiently and promptly and that all documentation complies with company and state guidelines. Robert brings dynamic claims experience from major insurance carriers into the Scion Underwriting environment.

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Building the best programs begins with building the best partnerships. So we work with progressive capital providers, ambitious brokers and enterprising underwriters to create custom solutions for your risks.

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Heritage

  • 2017

  • November 2017

    Scion goes from bold idea to bold business plan.

     

    Industry veteran Scott Brock joins as President.


  • April 2018

    Applied for Lloyd’s Coverholder status.

  • May 2018

    Kim Gage joins as SVP of Operations.

  • October 2018

    First casualty underwriting team in place to challenge insurance convention.

  • December 2018

    Approved as Lloyd’s Coverholder (M&A).

  • January 2019

    Scion writes first specialty casualty insurance policy.

    Scion embarks on innovative strategic commercial real estate program.

  • May 2019

    Scion rolls out second industry-challenging policy: Co-tenancy program w/ Aspen Insurance.

  • Fall 2019

    Co-Tenancy rollout this Fall.

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