The Florida Peninsula Insurance family of companies announces the addition of Brent Petzoldt as Data Scientist and Senior Actuary. In this role, Petzoldt will be responsible for leading and executing the company’s advanced predictive analytics strategy. In addition, he will be actively involved with actuarial work related to existing and new product pricing.
As Florida Peninsula continues to grow, the company’s executive management team has recognized the need to develop additional positions to strengthen its capabilities in addressing the unique challenges of Florida homeowners in the complex world of insurance.
“We envision this new role will be a key component to expanding our internal data driven analytics capabilities,” said Gard Olbers, Florida Peninsula’s Chief Risk Officer.
“Because Brent has worked with Florida Peninsula as an outsourced partner for many years, we know we are hiring a skilled professional with proven results,” said Paul Adkins, Florida Peninsula Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We expect Brent’s contributions to provide tremendous support in the long-term success of our company.”
Petzoldt holds FCAS and CSPA designations and has been utilizing predictive modeling and actuarial analytics to solve insurance business challenges for the past 15 years, including positions with Guy Carpenter, JLT Re, and Willis Towers Watson.
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Founded by a team of veteran insurance professionals, Florida Peninsula Insurance Company is one of Florida’s top 10 largest companies offering multi-peril homeowners and flood insurance. The company insures approximately 150,000 homes, condo and apartment units located throughout the state. Florida Peninsula markets through a network of 2,500 independent insurance agents. Our aim is to combine the latest technology with old-fashioned courtesy and customer service, providing efficient, cost-effective, peace-of-mind protection for our policyholders. Florida Peninsula was first issued a Certificate of Authority to do business in April 2005 by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation. The company has maintained a Financial Stability Rating® of A-Exceptional from Demotech. For more information or to get a comparison quote, please call (877) 229-2244 or visit our website at www.floridapeninsula.com