Property Risk Assessment and Mitigation Solutions

The CGA Risk Engineers have extensive industry knowledge and can help clients manage risk by creating long term property solutions and risk mitigation recommendations. We offer a client-focused service that provides Commercial All Risk consulting services to current or prospective CGA customers through a network of experienced engineers across the county.

Key Competitive Advantages:

  • More than 100 years of insurance industry experience.
  • The expertise to deal with critical business exposures through a consultative approach.
  • CGA Risk Engineering can service locations in the U.S. and around the world with our highly qualified staff. In addition to support from a network of our trusted third-party engineering service providers.
  • CGA enjoys a high retention rate with its customers, exhibiting its strong commitment to service and quality.
  • Primary product offering:
    • Construction loss control and QA/QC inspections
    • Commercial All Risk Loss Control and Business Interruption risk assessments
    • Windstorm, Earthquake and Flood exposure studies
    • Fire Protection Plan Reviews, Fire Pumps and Water Supply testing
    • Customized reports for clients to meet the needs of their industry and exposures
    • Risk improvement through detailed recommendations based on long-established industry standards
    • Assist in the development and implementation of loss prevention management programs
  • Specialty services such as Infrared Testing, web-based training program, property appraisals and fuel-fired equipment safety and reliability programs review.
  • Provide consultative services for site-specific RMS/AIR Catastrophic Primary and Secondary Characteristics for modeling purposes.
  • Schedule of locations
  • PD and BI valves
  • Basic COPE info, if available
  • Engineering requirements and scope of service desired

mark headshotMark Groenheide | President

Mark is responsible for growing and managing business by focusing on niche specialty markets and targeted distribution with opportunities for sustained profit and growth. He previously served as Vice President Engineering Lines North American Underwriting at HDI Global Insurance Company and held senior leadership roles with Generali.

 

adam headshotAdam Berger | Senior Vice President

Adam has been in the retail and special lines industry for 13 years, which includes several years as a Technical Risk underwriter. Equipped with his previous experiences at building an MGA and working at an Insurtech startup, Adam leads CGA Insurance's new MGU unit, in addition to assisting the Specialty underwriting team.

 

tim headshotTim Zwigart | Head of Risk Engineering

Tim has over 33 years of experience in risk engineering, including comprehensive work in the energy and power generation industries. Prior to joining CGA Insurance, he served as a Senior Account Engineer at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty in Atlanta, where he worked extensively with power generation accounts. As Head of Risk Engineering, Zwigart will lead the Managing General Underwriters (MGU) risk engineering team and collaborate with underwriting teams to develop strategic profitability objectives.

 

Randy Thompson headshotRandy Thompson | Senior Risk Engineer

Randy has over 31 years of experience working in Insurance, Semiconductor and Energy industries. He holds a B.S. in Fire Protection & Safety Engineering from Oklahoma State University. As a Senior Risk Engineer, Randy will support our Specialty underwriting team with account reviews and provide field engineering/loss control services to our clients.